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scintillating

[sin-tl-ey-ting]
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adjective
  1. animated; vivacious; effervescent: a scintillating personality.
  2. witty; brilliantly clever: a scintillating conversationalist; a play full of scintillating dialogue.
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Origin of scintillating

First recorded in 1880–85; scintillate + -ing1
Related formsscin·til·lat·ing·ly, adverbun·scin·til·lat·ing, adjective
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scintillating

adjective
  1. sparkling; twinkling
  2. animated or brilliant
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Derived Formsscintillatingly, adverb
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