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verb [intransitive] twinkle pronunciation in British English /ˈtwɪŋk(ə)l/
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present tense
present participletwinkling
past tensetwinkled
past participletwinkled

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  1. 1
    if someones eyes twinkle, they seem to shine because the person is happy or joking
    His brown eyes twinkled with amusement.
  2. 2
    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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