Sparkle meaning

spärkəl
To give off sparks.
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To make or contain witty or intelligently lively remarks.

Their conversation sparkled all evening.

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Sparkle is defined as to shimmer, glitter, glisten, or to be brilliant.

An example of sparkle is to decorate a design with glitter.

An example of sparkle is to cover a dress in sequins.

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A small spark or gleaming particle.
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A glittering quality.
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Brilliant animation; vivacity.
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Emission of gas bubbles; effervescence.
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To throw off sparks.
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To gleam or shine in flashes; glitter or glisten, as jewels, sunlit water, etc.
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To be brilliant and lively.

Sparkling wit.

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To effervesce or bubble.
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To cause to sparkle.
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A spark or glowing particle.
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A sparkling, or glittering.
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Brilliance; liveliness; vivacity.
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See SPARQL.
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The sparkle of a diamond.

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(intransitive) To emit sparks; to throw off ignited or incandescent particles; to shine as if throwing off sparks; to emit flashes of light; to scintillate; to twinkle; as, the blazing wood sparkles; the stars sparkle.
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(intransitive) To manifest itself by, or as if by, emitting sparks; to glisten; to flash.
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(intransitive) To emit little bubbles, as certain kinds of liquors; to effervesce; as, sparkling wine.
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To emit in the form or likeness of sparks.
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Sparkle is a glittery, glowing or brilliant particle, or a state of brilliance.

An example of a sparkle is a piece of glitter or a sequin.

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To be brilliant in performance.
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To release gas bubbles; effervesce.

Champagne sparkles.

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Origin of sparkle

  • Middle English sparklen frequentative of sparken to spark spark1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English, from sparken + -le

    From Wiktionary