GRE Word List

GLIMMER

shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope

Spring Vocabulary In English
Spring Vocabulary In English

The meaning of the word glimmer is shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope.

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