Synonyms of 'glittering'
dazzlingDictionary, brilliant, distinguished
a glittering academic career
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You describe light, or something that reflects light, as brilliant when it shines very brightly.
The event was held in brilliant sunshine.
If you describe a person or their work as distinguished, you mean that they have been very successful in their career and have a good reputation.
a distinguished academic family
Thesaurus for glittering from the Collins English Thesaurus
You use glittering to indicate that something is very impressive or successful.