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aglimmer

[uh-glim-er] /əˈglɪm ər/
adjective
1.
glimmering; shining faintly or unsteadily.
Origin of aglimmer
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60; a-1 + glimmer
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  • When at last I stood upon the shore, the air and sea were all aglimmer in a rosy light, deepening to crimson in the zenith.

    The Mystery of Choice Robert William Chambers
  • He paused to look away at the forest and distant waters all aglimmer with the light of the moon.

    The Phantom Violin Roy J. Snell
British Dictionary definitions for aglimmer

aglimmer

/əˈɡlɪmə/
adjective
1.
(postpositive) glimmering
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