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1. sparkle

noun. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance.

Synonyms

  • facial expression
  • face
  • twinkle
  • vitality
  • expression
  • spark
  • light
  • aspect
  • look

Antonyms

  • windward
  • avoid
  • back
  • uncover

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Words that Rhyme with Sparkle

  • patriarchal
  • matriarchal
  • starkel
  • markle
  • markell
  • markel

Example sentences of the word sparkle


1. Adjective
If you want to make the floor truly sparkle, maintain it with a floor buffing machine.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Glitter or sequins can be added to the paint to add a little sparkle.

3. Verb, base form
Jelly shoes were made from PVC plastic and were sometimes infused with glitter to make them sparkle.

4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Follow these strategies for making your glass coffeepot sparkle like new.

Quotes containing the word sparkle


1. On April 3, 2014, Jane Goodall turned 80. The iconic blond ponytail has gone gray, but the sparkle of intelligence, sly humor, and fierce dedication still shines from her hazel eyes.
- David Quammen

2. Ask me if I sparkle and I’ll kill you where you stand.” (Bones)
- Jeaniene Frost, This Side of the Grave

3. People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

2. sparkle

verb. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] be lively or brilliant or exhibit virtuosity.

Synonyms

  • coruscate
  • be

Antonyms

  • euphemism
  • misconstruction
  • dark

3. sparkle

verb. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] reflect brightly.

Synonyms

  • coruscate
  • scintillate
  • shine

Antonyms

  • rise
  • heavy
  • black
  • chaste

4. sparkle

noun. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] the quality of shining with a bright reflected light.

Synonyms

  • scintillation
  • glisten
  • glitter
  • brightness

Antonyms

  • fixed-width font
  • proportional font
  • leeward
  • front

5. sparkle

noun. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] the occurrence of a small flash or spark.

Synonyms

  • flash
  • glitter

Antonyms

  • inanimateness
  • dead
  • alive

6. sparkle

verb. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] emit or produce sparks.

Synonyms

  • spark
  • emit
  • give off

Antonyms

  • fatty
  • well
  • impure
  • sufficient

7. sparkle

verb. ['ˈspɑːrkəl'] become bubbly or frothy or foaming.

Synonyms

  • lather
  • foam
  • effervesce
  • bubble
  • seethe
  • froth
  • fizz

Antonyms

  • dull
  • light
  • extinguish
  • darken
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