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verb [intransitive] twinkle pronunciation in American English /ˈtwɪŋk(ə)l/
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present tense
I/you/we/theytwinkle
he/she/ittwinkles
present participletwinkling
past tensetwinkled
past participletwinkled

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  1. 1
    if lights or stars twinkle, they become brighter then weaker in a way that is not steady or continuous

    We could see lights twinkling in the little town below.

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