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The meaning of "Twinkle" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does he wore lightly and with a twinkle in his eye mean?
A: Oh, it’s a metaphor. In this phrase, the person is referring to the man’s faith “which he wore lightly and with a twinkle in his eye.”
Q: What does twinkle at someone mean?
A: A sparkle or gleam in a person's eyes.

If you say that someone's eyes twinkle, you mean that their face expresses good humour or amusement.
Q: What does twinkle mean?
A: Twinkle means sparkle or shine. For example, "The stars twinkled in the sky."
Q: What does the twinkle mean?
A: a light that repeatedly goes from bright to faint
(usually used to describe stars)

Example sentences using "Twinkle"

Q: Please show me example sentences with twinkle.
A: - the stars are twinkling
- he has this twinkle in his eyes
- the light twinkles in the dark
- I see a twinkle of light

Synonyms of "Twinkle" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between twinkle and sparkle and flicker ?
A: twinkle - (of a star or light, or a shiny object) shine with a gleam that changes constantly from bright to faint.
eg:"the lights twinkled in the distance"

sparkle- shine brightly with flashes of light.
eg:"her earrings sparkled as she turned her head"

flicker- (of light or a source of light) shine unsteadily; vary rapidly in brightness.
eg:"the interior lights flickered, and came on"





Q: What is the difference between twinkle and flicker ?
A: Flicker is usually an artificial light, and happens when a light bulb is broken. We can see it in scary movies or books. Twinkle is more a light from a star in the night sky. Just like the kids song, twinkle twinkle little star. Twinkle in someone's eye, can mean something like 他很有魅力. 还有 twinkle 必须是从远处看到的光,但是flicker没有这个条件
Q: What is the difference between twinkle and sparkle ?
A: His sparkling blue eyes. The girls eyeshadow was very sparkly.
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.

Translations of "Twinkle"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 私は、英語の歌は、「twinkle star」しか歌えません。
A: I can't sing any english songs other than "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? twinkle
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? twinkle
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? twinkle
A: twinkle

Other questions about "Twinkle"

Q: Twinkle, twinkle, little star,
How I wonder what you are.
Up above the world so high,
Like a diamond in the sky. does this sound natural?
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Q: “You have a twinkle in his eyes!” does this sound natural?
A: It is either:

You have a twinkle in your eyes!

or

He has a twinkle in his eyes!
Q: I felt like "twinkle twinkle little star" was similar to "きらきらぼし". Are there the same song? does this sound natural?
A: Try this phrasing, " I feel (or think) that "twinkle twinkle little star" is similar to "きらきらぼし". Are these the same songs?
Q: Twinkle, twinkle, little star,
How I wonder what you are!
Up above the world so high,
Like a diamond in the sky. does this sound natural?
A: Nice! Now try singing it!! xD

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