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Literary ImageryPlay
Often used in literature to create a mood or atmosphere, suggesting something faint or elusive. SlideHer smile held a glimmer of mystery.
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Visual CuePlay
Indicates a small amount of light that helps you see or notice something barely visible. SlideA glimmer from her watch caught his eye.
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Metaphoric UsePlay
Can refer metaphorically to a small sign of a positive quality or feeling. SlideI saw a glimmer of affection in his actions.