v. sparkle or shine, especially shine with a mild, subdued, and fitful luster; emit a soft, scintillating light; gleam
Her eyes glisten with tears.
Sentence in Classic:
Here and there there are scattered white objects which glisten in the sun, and stand out against the dull deposit of alkali.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
At such times I have seen his face, even on a cold day, glisten with moisture, as though it were new raised from a basin.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
And his anger gave him a peculiar handsomeness, an inwardness and glisten that thrilled her and made her limbs go molten.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
Then they choose stations by lot, and on the sterns their captains glitter afar, beautiful in gold and purple; the rest of the crews are crowned with poplar sprays, and their naked shoulders glisten wet with oil.
Yet this Catalan has eyes that glisten like those of the vengeful Spaniards, Sicilians, and Calabrians, and the other has fists big enough to crush an ox at one blow.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
The earth in the kitchen garden looked wet and black and glistened like poppy seed and at a short distance merged into the dull, moist veil of mist.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context