shimmer n : a weak and tremulous light; "the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers"; "the play of light on the water" [syn: play]
1 shine with a weak or fitful light; "Beech leaves shimmered in the moonlight"
2 give off a shimmering reflection, as of silk
to shine with a veiled light; to gleam faintly; to glisten; to glimmer
- A faint or veiled and tremulous gleam or shining; a glimmer.
Shimmer may mean:
blink, blinking, coruscate, coruscation, firefly, flicker, gleam, glimmer, glimmering, glint, glisk, glisten, glister, glitter, glittering, gloss, glow, glowworm, light, ripple, scintilla, scintillate, scintillation, shimmering, shine, spangle, spark, sparking, sparkle, stroboscopic light, tinsel, twinkle, twinkling