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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 glit·ter /ˈglɪtɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glit·ter v. i. [imp. & p. p. Glittered p. pr. & vb. n. Glittering.]
 1. To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and broken light or showy luster; to gleam; as, a glittering sword.
    The field yet glitters with the pomp of war.   --Dryden.
 2. To be showy, specious, or striking, and hence attractive; as, the glittering scenes of a court.
 Syn: -- To gleam; to glisten; to shine; to sparkle; to glare. See Gleam, Flash.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glit·ter, n. A bright, sparkling light; brilliant and showy luster; brilliancy; as, the glitter of arms; the glitter of royal equipage.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the quality of glittering or sparkling brightly [syn: glister,
            glisten, scintillation, sparkle]
      2: the occurrence of a small flash or spark [syn: sparkle, coruscation]
      v : be shiny, as if wet; "His eyes were glistening" [syn: glisten,
           glint, gleam, shine]