scintillate

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Synonyms for scintillate

Synonyms for scintillate

reflect brightly

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emit or reflect light in a flickering manner

physics: fluoresce momentarily when struck by a charged particle or high-energy photon

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be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity

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It scintillated nine different and distinct rays; the seven primary colours of our earthly prism and the two rays which are unknown upon Earth, but whose wondrous beauty is indescribable.
What struggle there was in him between Nature and Grace in this interval, I cannot tell: only singular gleams scintillated in his eyes, and strange shadows passed over his face.
His seduction by the Siren, though, scintillated through the predatory stance and advances of a keyed-up Iliana Lopez.
From February into April, British television viewers were absorbed, outraged, and scintillated as the eight-episode dramatic series aired on the U.K.'s Channel Four.