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1twinkle/ˈtwɪŋkəl/noun
1twinkle
/ˈtwɪŋkəl/
noun
Learner's definition of TWINKLE  
[singular]
: a quick flash of light : a sparkle or flicker of light

a twinkle in your eye

: a friendly or happy expression in your eyes

in the twinkle of an eye

informal
: very quickly : in a very short time

— twinkly

/ˈtwɪŋkəli/adjective,twinklier; twinkliest[also more twinkly; most twinkly]
2twinkle/ˈtwɪŋkəl/verb
twinklestwinkledtwinkling
2twinkle
/ˈtwɪŋkəl/
verb
twinklestwinkledtwinkling
Learner's definition of TWINKLE  
[no object]
: to shine with an unsteady light : to produce small flashes of light
of the eyes  : to have a friendly or happy expression
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