Share this entry

Share this page

glint

Pronunciación: /glɪnt/

Traducción de glint en español:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • destellar, brillar her curls glinted copper in the sunlight sus rizos tenían reflejos cobrizos en el sol his eyes glinted when I showed him the money le brillaron or se le encendieron los ojos cuando le mostré el dinero
    Example sentences
    • Lifting up his glass of water, and noting the way the pure crystal glass glinted in the harsh light, he took a small sip from it.
    • He would whisper his questions and his glasses would glint in the torch light.
    • The coiled copper bracelet on her forearm glinted in the fire light.

noun/nombre

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día llanero
m,f
plainsman …
Dato cultural del día

Spain's 1978 Constitution granted areas of competence competencias to each of the autonomous regions it created. It also established that these could be modified by agreements, called estatutos de autonomía or just estatutos, between central government and each of the autonomous regions. The latter do not affect the competencias of central government which controls the army, etc. For example, Navarre, the Basque Country and Catalonia have their own police forces and health services, and collect taxes on behalf of central government. Navarre has its own civil law system, fueros, and can levy taxes which are different to those in the rest of Spain. In 2006, Andalusia, Valencia and Catalonia renegotiated their estatutos. The Catalan Estatut was particularly contentious.