Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun glint

2 senses of glint

Sense 1
flicker, spark, glint -- (a momentary flash of light)
       => flash -- (a sudden intense burst of radiant energy)

Sense 2
glint -- (a spatially localized brightness)
       => brightness -- (the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb glint

2 senses of glint

Sense 1
glitter, glisten, glint, gleam, shine -- (be shiny, as if wet; "His eyes were glistening")
       => look, appear, seem -- (give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect; "She seems to be sleeping"; "This appears to be a very difficult problem"; "This project looks fishy"; "They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time")

Sense 2
glance, peek, glint -- (throw a glance at; take a brief look at; "She only glanced at the paper"; "I only peeked--I didn't see anything interesting")
       => look -- (perceive with attention; direct one's gaze towards; "She looked over the expanse of land"; "Look at your child!"; "Look--a deer in the backyard!")

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