twinkling

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Synonyms for twinkling

moment

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Synonyms for twinkling

Synonyms for twinkling

a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)

shining intermittently with a sparkling light

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The tree that has been getting a twist for twenty years cannot be straightened in the twinkling of an eye. It is certain, however, that although the difference to the outward eye was very small, it nevertheless existed, and she was less censorious in her treatment of Rebecca, less harsh in her judgments, more hopeful of final salvation for her.
He executed the order in the twinkling of an eye, and unrolling a piece of tappa, displayed to my astonished gaze the identical pumps which I thought had been destroyed long before.
Talking to the journalists, here in Lahore today, he said issues cannot be resolved with 'twinkling of an eye,' the incumbent government's policies will start benefiting masses in next six months' time.
Talking to the journalists, here in Lahore today, he said issues cannot be resolved with 'twinkling of an eye', the incumbent government's policies will start benefiting masses in next six months' time.
Even the nonfiction book Blink by Malcolm Gladwell ("In the Twinkling of an Eye" BIBR, July-August 2005) has been optioned to Universal Studios for a film.