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glimmer
used in
The Time Machine
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glimmer
Used in
The Time Machine
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  • What strange developments of humanity, what wonderful advances upon our rudimentary civilization, I thought, might not appear when I came to look nearly into the dim elusive world that raced and fluctuated before my eyes! I saw great and splendid architecture rising about me, more massive than any buildings of our own time, and yet, as it seemed, built of glimmer and mist.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • There in the flickering light of the lamp was the machine sure enough, squat, ugly, and askew; a thing of brass, ebony, ivory, and translucent glimmering quartz.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a glimmer of hope
as in: glimmering lights
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