Definition of 'twinkling'
Example sentences containing 'twinkling'
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He captures the twinkling eyes and mischievous grin brilliantly. The Sun (2009)He was in charge of the watch when he noticed a twinkling light some distance away. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He returned with a twinkling smile and two large bath towels. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He would be 36 richer in the twinkling of an eye. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The most intense passage can change into musical comedy in the twinkling of an eye; the whole opera turns on a sixpence. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Elsewhere, we're told that this will all happen in the twinkling of an eye. Christianity Today (2000)But, in the twinkling of an eye, yesterday becomes history and what matters is what we have just seen. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sometimes that honesty could be somewhat brutal, yet his directness, mischievous grin and twinkling eyes persuaded you to listen to his point of view. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Synonyms of 'twinkling'
moment, second, flash, instant
Trends of 'twinkling'
Used Occasionally. twinkling is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of twinkling from the Collins English Dictionary
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