; shining faintly or unsteadily.
He paused to look away at the forest and distant waters all aglimmer with the light of the moon.
The Phantom Violin Roy J. Snell
When at last I stood upon the shore, the air and sea were all aglimmer in a rosy light, deepening to crimson in the zenith.
The Mystery of Choice Robert William Chambers
displaying bright points of light, as by reflection; glittering: a diamond tiara aglint under the ballroom lights.
- Aglio e olio
noun Italian for ‘garlic and oil,’ pertaining to pasta dressed with garlic and heated olive oil Examples Spaghetti aglio e olio has fresh garlic with olive oil, parmesan, herbs, and spices. Usage Note cooking
refulgent; . Historical Examples The long court train that swept behind her was all aglisten, as if embroidered with dewdrops and pearls. Mary Ware in Texas Annie F. Johnston
; sparkling. Historical Examples It might have been a fairy cavern, aglitter with pure crystal. Unexplored! Allen Chaffee But his eye glistened, and his teeth were aglitter in his open mouth. The Scapegoat Hall Caine The dance hall was aglitter, the floor perfect, and the stage equipped to foster all that appealed to the senses. […]