glint
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glint
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to shine)
a. centellear
Her gold jewelry glints in the sun.Sus joyas de oro centellean en el sol.
b. lanzar destellos
His glasses glinted in the moonlight.Sus gafas lanzaron destellos en la luz de la luna.
c. destellar
The crystal glinted in the candlelight.El cristal destelló en la luz de las velas.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (sparkle)
a. el destello
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A glint of light in the darkness caught my eye.Un destello de luz en la oscuridad atrajó mi atención.
b. el centelleo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I was admiring the glint of the diamond ring.Estaba admirando el centelleo del anillo de diamantes.
c. el brillo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(in one's eyes)
The glint in her eyes showed her excitement.El brillo en sus ojos mostró su emoción.
d. la chispa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(in one's eyes)
Sam looked at me with a glint in his eyes after his witty remark.Sam me miró con una chispa en los ojos después de su comentario agudo.
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glint
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el centelleo m, destello
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
with a glint in her eyecon un brillo en los ojos
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. centellear, lanzar destellos
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glint [ɡlɪnt]
noun
[of metal etc] destello (m); centelleo (m)
he had a glint in his eye le chispeaban los ojos
intransitive verb
lanzar destellos; centellear
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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