un scintillating

scintillating

[sin-tl-ey-ting]
adjective
1.
animated; vivacious; effervescent: a scintillating personality.
2.
witty; brilliantly clever: a scintillating conversationalist; a play full of scintillating dialogue.

Origin:
1880–85; scintillate + -ing1

scintillatingly, adverb
unscintillating, adjective
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scintillating (ˈsɪntɪˌleɪtɪŋ)
 
adj
1.  sparkling; twinkling
2.  animated or brilliant
 
'scintillatingly
 
adv

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scintillate
1623, from L. scintillatus, pp. of scintillare "to sparkle," from scintilla "spark" (see scintilla).
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