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Detailed Synonyms for twinkle in English

twinkle:

to twinkle verb (twinkles, twinkled, twinkling)

  1. to twinkle
    to shine; to twinkle; to sparkle; to flicker; to radiate; to shimmer; to flare; to give off light; to vibrate; to beam
    • shine verb (shines, shined, shining)
    • twinkle verb (twinkles, twinkled, twinkling)
    • sparkle verb (sparkles, sparkled, sparkling)
    • flicker verb (flickers, flickered, flickering)
    • radiate verb (radiates, radiated, radiating)
    • shimmer verb (shimmers, shimmered, shimmering)
    • flare verb (flares, flared, flaring)
    • give off light verb (gives off light, gave off light, giving off light)
    • vibrate verb (vibrates, vibrated, vibrating)
    • beam verb (beams, beamed, beaming)
  2. to twinkle
    to sparkle; to twinkle
    • sparkle verb (sparkles, sparkled, sparkling)
    • twinkle verb (twinkles, twinkled, twinkling)
  3. to twinkle
    – gleam or glow intermittently 1
    to flash; to blink; to wink; to twinkle; winkle
    – gleam or glow intermittently 1
    • flash verb (flashes, flashed, flashing)
      • The lights were flashing1
    • blink verb (blinks, blinked, blinking)
    • wink verb (winks, winked, winking)
    • twinkle verb (twinkles, twinkled, twinkling)
    • winkle verb
  4. to twinkle
    – emit or reflect light in a flickering manner 1
    to twinkle; winkle; scintillate
    – emit or reflect light in a flickering manner 1

Conjugations for twinkle:

present
  1. twinkle
  2. twinkle
  3. twinkles
  4. twinkle
  5. twinkle
  6. twinkle
simple past
  1. twinkled
  2. twinkled
  3. twinkled
  4. twinkled
  5. twinkled
  6. twinkled
present perfect
  1. have twinkled
  2. have twinkled
  3. has twinkled
  4. have twinkled
  5. have twinkled
  6. have twinkled
past continuous
  1. was twinkling
  2. were twinkling
  3. was twinkling
  4. were twinkling
  5. were twinkling
  6. were twinkling
future
  1. shall twinkle
  2. will twinkle
  3. will twinkle
  4. shall twinkle
  5. will twinkle
  6. will twinkle
continuous present
  1. am twinkling
  2. are twinkling
  3. is twinkling
  4. are twinkling
  5. are twinkling
  6. are twinkling
subjunctive
  1. be twinkled
  2. be twinkled
  3. be twinkled
  4. be twinkled
  5. be twinkled
  6. be twinkled
diverse
  1. twinkle!
  2. let's twinkle!
  3. twinkled
  4. twinkling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

twinkle [the ~] noun

  1. the twinkle
    the tingling; the twinkle
  2. the twinkle
    – merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance 1
    the light; the spark; the sparkle; the twinkle
    – merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance 1
    • light [the ~] noun
    • spark [the ~] noun
    • sparkle [the ~] noun
      • he had a sparkle in his eye1
    • twinkle [the ~] noun
      • there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes1
  3. the twinkle
    – a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash 1
    the sparkling; the twinkle; the scintillation
    – a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash 1

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Alternate Synonyms for "twinkle":


Related Definitions for "twinkle":

  1. merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance1
    • there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes1
  2. a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash1
  3. gleam or glow intermittently1
  4. emit or reflect light in a flickering manner1



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