sparkle

  • 1 Sparkle — ist der Name folgender Personen Sparkle Hayter, eine kanadische Autorin und Komikerin Sparkle Moore, eine US amerikanische Rockabilly Musikerin Fiktiver Personen Rowdy Sparkle, eine Comicfigur aus Captain Marvel Pflanzen einer Sorte von… …

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  • 2 Sparkle — can have several meanings: * Sparkle (1976 film) a 1976 American film released by Warner Bros. * Sparkle (2007 film) an English film starring Stockard Channing ** Sparkle (Aretha Franklin album) a 1976 Aretha Franklin album, the soundtrack to the …

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  • 3 Sparkle — Spar kle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Sparkled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sparkling}.] [See {Sparkle}, n., Spark of fire.] 1. To emit sparks; to throw off ignited or incandescent particles; to shine as if throwing off sparks; to emit flashes of light; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Sparkle — Spar kle, n. [Dim. of spark.] 1. A little spark; a scintillation. [1913 Webster] As fire is wont to quicken and go From a sparkle sprungen amiss, Till a city brent up is. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] The shock was sufficiently strong to strike out… …

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  • 5 Sparkle — Spar kle, v. t. To emit in the form or likeness of sparks. Did sparkle forth great light. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 sparkle — [n] glitter, shine animation, brilliance, coruscation, dash, dazzle, élan, flash, flicker, gaiety, gleam, glimmer, glint, glitz, glow, life, panache, radiance, scintillation, shimmer, show, spark, spirit, twinkle, vim, vitality, vivacity, zap*,… …

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  • 7 sparkle — [spär′kəl] vi. sparkled, sparkling [ME sparklen, freq. of sparken, to SPARK1] 1. to throw off sparks 2. to gleam or shine in flashes; glitter or glisten, as jewels, sunlit water, etc. 3. to be brilliant and lively [sparkling wit] …

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  • 8 Sparkle — Spar kle, v. t. [Cf. {Sparble}.] 1. To disperse. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The Landgrave hath sparkled his army without any further enterprise. State Papers. [1913 Webster] 2. To scatter on or over. [Obs.] Purchas. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 sparkle — index spirit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 10 sparkle — vb *flash, gleam, glance, glint, glitter, glisten, scintillate, coruscate, twinkle …

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  • 11 sparkle — ► VERB 1) shine brightly with flashes of light. 2) be vivacious and witty. 3) (sparkling) (of drink) effervescent. ► NOUN 1) a glittering flash of light. 2) vivacity and wit …

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  • 12 sparkle — I UK [ˈspɑː(r)k(ə)l] / US [ˈspɑrk(ə)l] verb [intransitive] Word forms sparkle : present tense I/you/we/they sparkle he/she/it sparkles present participle sparkling past tense sparkled past participle sparkled * 1) a) to shine with small points of …

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  • 13 sparkle — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ extra ▪ a little ▪ Add a little sparkle to the evening with a glass of champagne. ▪ old ▪ She has lost none of her old sparkle as a jazz singer …

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  • 14 sparkle — spar|kle1 [ˈspa:kəl US ˈspa:r ] v [Date: 1100 1200; Origin: spark] 1.) to shine in small bright flashes →↑sparkling ▪ The sea sparkled in the sun. ▪ The crystal chandelier sparkled. 2.) if someone s eyes sparkle, they seem to shine brightly,… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 sparkle — spar|kle1 [ sparkl ] verb intransitive * 1. ) to shine with small points of reflected light: Bits of broken glass sparkled in the sunlight. a ) if someone s eyes sparkle, they are bright and lively: Her eyes sparkled with excitement. 2. ) to be… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 sparkle — [[t]spɑ͟ː(r)k(ə)l[/t]] sparkles, sparkling, sparkled 1) VERB If something sparkles, it is clear and bright and shines with a lot of very small points of light. The jewels on her fingers sparkled... His bright eyes sparkled. [V ing] ...the… …

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  • 17 sparkle — 01. Sunlight [sparkled] on the beautiful blue water as we paddled across the lake. 02. The diamond ring [sparkled] on her finger. 03. Santa Claus eyes [sparkled] with delight as he loaded up his sleigh with toys. 04. We were temporarily blinded… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 18 sparkle — {{11}}sparkle (n.) early 14c., from SPARKLE (Cf. sparkle) (v.). {{12}}sparkle (v.) c.1200, frequentative verb form of M.E. sparke (see SPARK (Cf. spark)). Of wines, from early 15c. Related: Sparkled; sparkling …

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  • 19 sparkle — /spahr keuhl/, v., sparkled, sparkling, n. v.i. 1. to issue in or as if in little sparks, as fire or light: The candlelight sparkled in the crystal. 2. to emit little sparks, as burning matter: The flames leaped and sparkled. 3. to shine or… …

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  • 20 sparkle — 1. noun /ˈspɑːkl,ˈspɑɹkl/ a) A little spark; a scintillation. the sparkle of a diamond. b) Brilliance; luster 2. verb /ˈspɑːkl,ˈspɑɹkl/ …

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