Glimmer in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Glimmer

(intransitive) To shine with a faint, unsteady light. | A faint light; a dim glow. | A flash of light.

Short Example Sentence for Glimmer

  • 1. With no glimmer of moon! 🔊
  • 2. Do you see in them a certain glimmer and a flash? 🔊
  • 3. A faint glimmer showed ahead. 🔊
  • 4. This I saw by the feeble glimmer of a horn lantern. 🔊
  • 5. Vaguely she caught a glimmer of what the contest was going to be. 🔊
  • 6. Harry's glimmer of annoyance was comic. 🔊
  • 7. A mole would have gotten a glimmer of the gradually developing change. 🔊
  • 8. Was a faint glimmer of peace, after all, dawning above the horizon? 🔊
  • 9. Then, with a glimmer as of returning sight, presented the alternative. 🔊
  • 10. Two days later a thing happened that changed the glimmer to a wide bright ray. 🔊
  • 11. The late moon rose, and gave a little glimmer of light through the curtains. 🔊
  • 12. A glimmer of white had been, for some minutes, slowly growing on the horizon. 🔊
  • 13. The slats of the blinds, half turned, revealed the glimmer of a lamp within. 🔊
  • 14. Kerr inquired, and Flora caught a glimmer of irony in his voice. 🔊

How to use Glimmer in Sentence?

  • 1. Far beneath by the glimmer of the lanterns they saw the rowers swaying at their toil. 🔊
  • 2. Wallie felt a glimmer of hope in spite of himself and he scrutinized the clouds closely. 🔊
  • 3. A gleam of light through the casements reflected a dead glimmer through the gloomy mansion. 🔊
  • 4. They passed on, and a glimmer of moonlight peeped out at them as they reached the trail side. 🔊
  • 5. Then the stars would glimmer out, and their light appeared always to make her happy once more. 🔊
  • 6. Grey dawn was beginning to glimmer in the east, and with it came the moaning of a rising wind. 🔊
  • 7. At last a faint glimmer showed an old lamp standing in a corner of a hall bare and carpetless. 🔊
  • 8. Through the shadows he detected the glimmer of many lights, now red, now violet, now blue. 🔊
  • 9. The fact that he saw no glimmer of fire as he now approached the water-hole made him doubly cautious. 🔊
  • 10. There was not a glimmer of moonlight or starlight to guide him as he went stumbling and crashing through the brush to his rag residence. 🔊
  • 11. I made out the outline of some high hills on the shore, and the glimmer of a couple of distant lights. 🔊
  • 12. They had just reached the bottom when the faint outline of something black was seen in the glimmer that their lights threw in the distance. 🔊
  • 13. Presently the moon set, and there was scarcely a glimmer of daylight, but a great deal of frosty fog. 🔊
  • 14. Would it catch the rock wall while any glimmer of light remained, or would some new movement of the wreck divert its progress? 🔊
  • 15. In spite of everything, he felt overcome by a strange uneasiness as the dawn began to glimmer through the half-closed shutters. 🔊
  • 16. Then, by the last glimmer of the swiftly fading twilight, he made out a boat pulled up under gnarled tree-roots. 🔊
  • 17. In this faint glimmer he could see the pose of her figure in the deep wicker arm-chair and the set of her neat head with its heavy coil of hair. 🔊
  • 18. By the taper's pale glimmer I noticed that my dear young mistress was white with fear. 🔊
  • 19. When the two friends went to the garden after dark, Billing perceived at once a faint glimmer of light above the spot. 🔊
  • 20. The wind fell lighter, the scud of clouds thinned and broke, and in the dim glimmer of starlight loomed the jungle-clad coast. 🔊
  • 21. Far away, through the heavy boughs of the ailantus tree, day was breaking in a glimmer of purple-few birds were twittering among the leaves. 🔊