verb (used without object) Archaic.
to glisten; glitter.
glitter; sparkle.

1350–1400; Middle English; akin to glisten

glisteringly, adverb Unabridged
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glister (ˈɡlɪstə)
vb, —n
an archaic word for glitter
[C14: probably from Middle Dutch glisteren]

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Example sentences
And yet, though sceptics have given warning over many months that gold is about to lose its glister, the price keeps rising.
It seems to have lost its glister, tarnished to no small degree by the cataclysmic events of the twentieth century.
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