scintillating
[ sin-tl-ey-ting ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
from Latin scintillat- ‘sparkled’, from the verb scintillare, from scintilla ‘spark’
Synonyms
  • brilliant
  • dazzling
  • lively
  • exhilarating
  • stimulating
Antonyms
  • dull
  • uninteresting
  • boring
  • blah
Definition
witty; brilliantly clever
Example
The audience fell in love with the comedian’s scintillating humor.
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