glisten
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glisten(
glih
-
sihn
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. relucir
Sunbathers lay on the beach, their bodies glistening with suntan oil.Había gente tomando el sol en la playa, y sus cuerpos relucían con aceite bronceador.
b. brillar
The streets were glistening after a sudden rain shower.Las calles brillaban tras un repentino chubasco.
c. refulgir
Dew glistened on the grass like silver.El rocío refulgía en el césped como plata.
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glisten
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. relucir, brillar
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glisten [ˈɡlɪsn]
intransitive verb
[+wet surface] relucir; [+water] espejear; [+eyes] brillar
her eyes glistened with tears le brillaban los ojos de las lágrimas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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