verb (used without object)
Words nearby shimmer
Origin of shimmer
OTHER WORDS FROM shimmershim·mer·ing·ly, adverbun·shim·mer·ing, adjectiveun·shim·mer·ing·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for shimmering
This season was no different, as he sent both men and women down the runway in shimmering head-to-toe looks.
When Hansberry wrote A Raisin in the Sun, America was shimmering with the stirrings of social agitation.
The last to take the runway was a shimmering gold, high-low gown with two elbow length cuffs, a thick choker, and heeled mules.
It was just two weeks ago, a little more, that this was going to be a day of shimmering triumph.How Bad Does the GOP Need Chris Christie? Really Bad.|Michael Tomasky|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A keen sailor, I was envious of the crew on board having the chance to sail on these stunning, shimmering blue waters.
Roger looked over the breathless, shimmering desert to the far calm blue of the River Range.The Forbidden Trail|Honor Willsie
A shimmering mask covered the face, catching glitter-fire in the sun.Key Out of Time|Andre Alice Norton
Over the plains, apparently without end, was a sea of billowy clouds, shimmering with golden and pearly lights.Your National Parks|Enos A. Mills
The humid heat of early afternoon hung in shimmering waves over Sephar's walls and buildings of stone.Warrior of the Dawn|Howard Carleton Browne
To the rear was the terrace of a htel, and beyond was a shimmering bay like to that which he had seen at San Sebastian.Mr. Incoul's Misadventure|Edgar Saltus