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Definition 1: the quality of shining with a bright reflected light - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white

Definition 2: merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where sparkle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he had a sparkle in his eye
  • there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) an energetic style

(sparkle is a kind of ...) the feelings expressed on a person's face

"a sad expression" "a look of triumph" "an angry face"

Definition 3: the occurrence of a small flash or spark - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) a sudden intense burst of radiant energy

Definition 4: become bubbly or frothy or foaming - [verb of change]

Samples where sparkle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The boiling soup was frothing
  • The river was foaming
  • sparkling water

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) form, produce, or emit bubbles

"The soup was bubbling"

(... is a kind of sparkle ) form a lather

"The shaving cream lathered"

(... is a kind of sparkle ) foam as if boiling

"a seething liquid"

Definition 5: be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity - [verb of change]

Samples where sparkle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The musical performance sparkled
  • A scintillating conversation
  • his playing coruscated throughout the concert hall

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

Definition 6: reflect brightly - [verb of weather]

Samples where sparkle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Unquarried marble sparkled on the hillside

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) be bright by reflecting or casting light

"Drive carefully--the wet road reflects"

Definition 7: emit or produce sparks - [verb of weather]

Samples where sparkle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • A high tension wire, brought down by a storm, can continue to spark

Synonyms for sparkle in the sense of this definition

(sparkle is a kind of ...) give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.

"The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits"

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