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Meaning of SCINTILLANT

Pronunciation:  'sintlunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having brief brilliant points or flashes of light; "bugle beads all aglitter"; "glinting eyes"; "glinting water"; "his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent"; "shop window full of glittering Christmas trees"; "glittery costume jewelry"; "scintillant mica"; "the scintillating stars"; "a dress with sparkly sequins"; "`glistering' is an archaic term"
 

SCINTILLANT is a 11 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: aglitter(p), bright, coruscant, fulgid, glinting, glistering, glittering, glittery, scintillating, sparkling(a), sparkly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Scin"til*lant\, a. [L. scintillans, p. pr. of
scintillare to sparkle. See {Scintillate}.]
Emitting sparks, or fine igneous particles; sparkling. --M.
Green.

 

 

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