When it begins to glisten, add the onion and sauté until it is soft and slightly golden, about five minutes.
I wanted the whole dress to glisten, so I used a lace with silver thread in it.
Her tiny, 5-foot frame and pale white prison skin seemed to glisten with anguish.
These glisten in the sunshine and look like a drop of honey.
Mr Bramble's eyes began to glisten, and his teeth to chatter.
On Coogan's brow was the glisten of a dense perspiration; Ballard covered his mouth with his hand to hide a cynical smile.
How fine the breast-plates and helmets of those Cuirassiers glisten in the sun!
Fill your heart with righteousness; your lives—let them glisten in the light, and the light will be your armour.
The dew in the meadows and the pearls on the wings of butterflies began to glisten.
The grim outlines of the distant hills returned, and the starved white flank of the mountain began to glisten.
Old English glisnian "to glisten, gleam," from Proto-Germanic *glis- (cf. Old Frisian glisa "to shine," Middle High German glistern "to sparkle," Old Danish glisse "to shine"), from PIE *ghleis-, from root *ghel- "to shine, glitter, glow, be warm" (see glass). Related: Glistened; glistening.