Her tiny, 5-foot frame and pale white prison skin seemed to glisten with anguish.
I wanted the whole dress to glisten, so I used a lace with silver thread in it.
When it begins to glisten, add the onion and sauté until it is soft and slightly golden, about five minutes.
Old English glisnian "to glisten, gleam," from Proto-Germanic *glis- (cf. Old Frisian glisa "to shine," Middle High German glistern "to sparkle," Old Danish glisse "to shine"), from PIE *ghleis-, from root *ghel- "to shine, glitter, glow, be warm" (see glass). Related: Glistened; glistening.