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Subtle IlluminationPlay
Use 'shimmer' to describe a gentle, often beautiful light, not a strong or harsh one. SlideHer necklace shimmered softly in the candlelight.
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Hint of MovementPlay
'Shimmer' implies a light that seems to move or change slightly, not static. SlideThe city lights shimmered below, making the skyline look magical.
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Metaphorical BeautyPlay
Sometimes 'shimmer' is used metaphorically to express an elusive quality or feeling. SlideHope shimmered within her despite the circumstances.