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verb [intransitive] sparkle pronunciation in American English /ˈspɑrk(ə)l/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theysparkle
he/she/itsparkles
present participlesparkling
past tensesparkled
past participlesparkled

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  1. 1
    to shine with small points of reflected light

    Bits of broken glass sparkled in the sunlight.

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    1. a.
      if someone's eyes sparkle, they are bright and lively

      Her eyes sparkled with excitement.

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