glittering; sparkling.

Origin of glittery

First recorded in 1750–60; glitter + -y1
Related formsun·glit·ter·y, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • She could imagine Elsa in society now—hard and thin and glittery—she would be stylish—military men's women always were.

    Pointed Roofs

    Dorothy Richardson

  • What an eternal art it is—such a glittery delightful art—finding hard names for our opponents!

    Main Street

    Sinclair Lewis

  • Hanging from it were all kinds of glittery, quivery, sparkly things in silver and gold.

    Maida's Little Shop

    Inez Haynes Irwin