Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Glisten"

Example sentences using "Glisten"

Q: Please show me example sentences with glisten.
A: Her forehead was glistening in the sunlight.
If you hold the stone in the light, it'll glisten.
Q: Please show me example sentences with glisten.
A: thank you!

Synonyms of "Glisten" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between glisten and shine ?
A: They’re the same. You can switch them out for each other ☺️
Q: What is the difference between glisten and glitter and gloss and gleam ?
A: Context is key with these words. Bravo on such a good question! Just a tad... difficult to answer. Very thought provoking.
When speaking of eyes, "glisten" might describe the presence of good/bad tears, "glitter" could mean they sparkle happily, "gloss over" means they are either filling with tears or unfocused or both, and "gleam" means expressively joyful.
With lights, "glisten" refers to the light cast or reflected on snow or dew or rain or tears, "glitter" means the reflection of light shifts as you move and can be interchanged with sparkle, "gloss" is a solid reflective coating (solid as in unbroken, not as in hard), and "gleam" expresses a warm glow.
For the most part, these words are interchangeable, and all are closely related. In context each gives just a slightly (and I mean SLIGHTLY) different picture.
Good question! I sincerely hope this helps! (even minutely)
Q: What is the difference between glisten and glow ?
A: Glisten is a small shine or glitter and glow is more like producing or making light. Glisten reflects light and glow makes light

Translations of "Glisten"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? glisten. glitter. gleam. glow. glimmer的区别
A: Glisten, glitter, glimmer and gleam all mean the same thing in my opinion. (闪闪)
Glow means that light is emanating from within. For example, the glow of the sunset, the glow of the fireflies etc.

Other questions about "Glisten"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce glisten, glistened.
A: glisten, glistened.

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