Complete Definition of "flicker"

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Pronunciation
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɪkÉ(r)|-ɪkÉ(r)

Etymology 1
(American English) woodpecker

Noun
en-noun

  1. An unsteady flash of light.
  2. A short moment.

Translations
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trans-top|An unsteady flash of light
Finnish: lepatus
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trans-top|A short moment
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Etymology 2
OE. flicorian.

Verb
en-verb

  1. intransitive To burn or shine unsteadily. To burn or shine with a wavering light.
  2. intransitive To keep going on and off; to appear and disappear for short moments; to flutter.

Translations
trans-top|To burn or shine unsteadily
Finnish: lepattaa
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trans-top|To keep going on and off
Finnish: välkkyä
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ttbc|French: scintiller
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ttbc|Japanese: æºããã (ãããã, yurameku)

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