verb (used without object)
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Origin of shimmer
synonym study for shimmer
OTHER WORDS FROM shimmershim·mer·ing·ly, adverbun·shim·mer·ing, adjectiveun·shim·mer·ing·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for shimmer
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.
“Oh my god,” she says suddenly looking down at the gold Hebrew necklace shimmering in view on her visible upper half.Behind ‘Broad City’: Amy Poehler’s Girls of Comedy|Abby Haglage|January 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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
Rosemary shook her head doubtfully, and her falling hair of pale, shimmering gold waved like a wheat-field shaken by a breeze.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
A gentle breeze stirred the air and the surface of the lakes lay shimmering in the soft autumnal light.
The shimmering surface of the river near the boat was broken up into ripples surrounding a black object.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Um-ko sat motionless against the silver fusuma, an ivory image, crowned and robed in shimmering gray.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
He stepped forward now, and gripped him with his dusty glove by the sleeve of his shimmering bridegroom's coat.Mistress Wilding|Rafael Sabatini