Definition of sparkle in English:

sparkle

Line breaks: spar¦kle
Pronunciation: /ˈspɑːk(ə)l
 
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verb

[no object]

noun

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Derivatives

sparkly

adjective (sparklier, sparkliest)
More example sentences
  • She wore sparkly gold flats that matched the gold stripes on the tie.
  • Just as she pulled her hair back and pinned it in place with her favorite sparkly hairpin, the doorbell rang.
  • He held something sparkly in his mouth and placed in front of the rabbit.

Origin

Middle English: frequentative (verb) or diminutive (noun) of spark1.

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