(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Glimmer
(n.) Faint, unsteady light; a glimmer.
(n.) A faint view or idea; a glimpse; an inkling.
n. . Gleam (of faint, unsteady light), ray, beam.. Glimpse, glance, transitory view, faint view.
- I was like the Arabian who had been buried with the dead, and found a passage to life aided only by one glimmering, and seemingly ineffectual light. 玛丽·雪莱. 弗兰肯斯坦.
- Her soul was new, undefined and glimmering with the unseen. 戴维·赫伯特·劳伦斯. 恋爱中的女人.
- As he came out into the glimmering patch of light, we saw that he carried something white under his arm. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- They rushed into the kitchen, whither the truants had repaired, and at once obtained rather more than a glimmering of the real state of the case. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 匹克威克外传.
- Mother, I have been an undutiful trouble to you, and I have my reward; but of late years I have had a kind of glimmering of a purpose in me too. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- He pointed to a light, glimmering below us; and, at the same moment, I heard through the stillness of the evening the bubbling of a stream. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- He stood before her, glimmering, so awfully real, that her heart almost stopped beating. 戴维·赫伯特·劳伦斯. 恋爱中的女人.
- To my gasping senses she made the glimmering gloom, the narrow limitsthe oppressive heat of the dormitory, intolerable. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 维莱特.
- By degrees, a glimmering of the cause of this began to break on Bradley's sight. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Was the light that I had been looking for so long glimmering on me--far off, as yet--in the good woman's recollections of Anne's early life? 威尔基·柯林斯. 白衣女人.
- The stars came out, shedding their ineffectual glimmerings on the light-widowed earth. 玛丽·雪莱. 最后一个人.