aglint


aglint
\\əˈ-\ adjective
Etymology: a- (I) + glint, v.

an island aglint in the sun


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • aglint — /euh glint /, adj. displaying bright points of light, as by reflection; glittering: a diamond tiara aglint under the ballroom lights. [1875 80; A 1 + GLINT] * * * …   Universalium

  • aglint — adjective Glinting. Eyelids and curving lashes masked the gleam of jet black pupils, and beneath them one divined a languorous gaze, aglint on occasion with the fire of oriental passion …   Wiktionary

  • radiant — adj 1. shining, bright, sunny, sunshiny; illuminated, alight, lit, lighted; irradiant, lambent, resplendent, brilliant, beaming, beamy; dazzling, vivid, intense, ablaze, aflame, afire; fulgent, effulgent, refulgent; splendid, splendrous, gorgeous …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • a|glint — «uh GLIHNT», adjective, adverb. glinting; gleaming: »glasses aglint in the sun …   Useful english dictionary