There are 2 translations of flicker in Spanish:

flicker1

Pronunciation: /ˈflɪkər; ˈflɪkə(r)/

vi

  • 1.1 [candle/flame/TV picture] parpadear; [light] parpadear, titilar; [needle on dial] oscilar his eyelids flickered parpadeó a smile flickered across her face esbozó una sonrisa the shadows flickered on the wall las sombras bailaban en la pared
    More example sentences
    • Small dying flames flickered on his body, and he did nothing to remove them, as if the flames were merely a mirage.
    • Nick's eyes burned, small flames flickering within his pupils.
    • The flame flickered and then burnt fiercely, casting a warm yellow light over the small study.
    More example sentences
    • My eyelids flickered open and revealed Jack on a chair next to my bed.
    • Saka's eyelids flickered, then popped open to reveal cerulean eyes with no pupils that Ayane could see.
    • After several moments, Karae's eyelids flickered and opened a tiny bit.
    1.2
    (flickering present participle/participio presente)
    [light] parpadeante, titilante we watched the flickering shadows/flames mirábamos bailar las sombras/llamas
    More example sentences
    • There were no bright lights flickering on and off giving you a headache.
    • Without any warning, the lights flickered then turned on brightly.
    • A bright light flickered from the other side of the window and firecrackers popped all over the room.

Definition of flicker in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day tropa
f
la tropa = the troops …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the bullfight (corrida) three bullfighters (matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each.

There are 2 translations of flicker in Spanish:

flicker2

n

  • 1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable 1.1 (of flame) parpadeo (m); (of light) parpadeo (m), titileo (m) the flicker on the TV screen el parpadeo de la imagen
    More example sentences
    • The bright flicker of the candles lit the room and colored their cheeks as they stood before the kingdom's legion of Royal advisors.
    • Abruptly, the strange, unsteady flickers of light coalesced, solidifying as a small spark of flame grew within their depths.
    • They stayed late beside its glow, a flicker of light barely visible to us through the trees.
    1.2 (of eyelids) parpadeo (m); (of needle on dial) oscilación (f) the flicker of a smile passed across her face esbozó una sonrisa without a flicker of recognition sin la más mínima señal de reconocerlo
    More example sentences
    • He caught a flicker of movement off to his right and vaguely heard the soft sounds of a small stream.
    • She thought she caught a flicker of movement out of the corner of her eye and turned to peer intently that way.
    • She kept low and watched the wagons disappear, but a flicker of movement caught her eye and she turned her head in time to see a red spider logo on the back of a jacket.
    1.3 (faint sensation) a flicker of encouragement/life una chispa de aliento/vida a flicker of hope un rayo de esperanza
  • 2 countable/numerable [Zoology/Zoología] carpintero (masculine) dorado

Definition of flicker in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day tropa
f
la tropa = the troops …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the bullfight (corrida) three bullfighters (matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each.