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Meaning of SPARKLING

Pronunciation:  sp'├órkling

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash
  2. [adj]  marked by high spirits or excitement; "his fertile effervescent mind"; "scintillating personality"; "sparkling conversation"; "a row of sparkly cheerleaders"
  3. [adj]  used of wines and waters; charged naturally or artificially with carbon dioxide; "sparkling wines"; "sparkling water"
  4. [adj]  shining with brilliant points of light like stars; "sparkling snow"; "sparkling eyes"
 

SPARKLING is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: bubbling, effervescent, lively, scintillating, scintillation, sparkly, starry, twinkle
 
 Antonyms: noneffervescent, still
 
 See Also: alteration, change, modification

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Spar"kling\, a.
Emitting sparks; glittering; flashing; brilliant; lively; as,
sparkling wine; sparkling eyes. -- {Spar"kling*ly}, adv. --
{Spar"kling*ness}, n.

Syn: Brilliant; shining. See {Shining}.

 

 

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