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Scintillate

Scin´til`late
v. i.1.To emit sparks, or fine igneous particles.
[imp. & p. p. Scintillated ; p. pr. & vb. n. Scintillating.]
2.To sparkle, as the fixed stars.
Verb1.scintillate - give off; "the substance scintillated sparks and flashes"
2.scintillate - reflect brightly; "Unquarried marble sparkled on the hillside"
Synonyms: coruscate, sparkle
3.scintillate - emit or reflect light in a flickering manner; "Does a constellation twinkle more brightly than a single star?"
Synonyms: winkle, twinkle
4.scintillate - physics: fluoresce momentarily when struck by a charged particle or high-energy photon; "the phosphor fluoresced"
5.scintillate - be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity; "The musical performance sparkled"; "A scintillating conversation"; "his playing coruscated throught the concert hall"
Synonyms: coruscate, sparkle
be brilliant, be merry with, blink, coruscate, crack a joke, crack wise, fleer at, fun, gibe at, glance, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisk, glisten, glister, glitter, jape, jest, joke, josh, kid, kid around, make a funny, make fun, make fun of, mock, play on words, poke fun at, pun, quip, ridicule, scoff at, shimmer, spangle, spark, sparkle, tinsel, twinkle, utter a mot, wisecrack
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