GLIM'MER, v.i.1. To shoot feeble or scattered rays of light; as the glimmering dawn; a glimmering lamp. When rosy morning glimmer'd o'er the dales. The west yet glimmers with some streaks of day.2. To shine faintly; to give a feeble light. Mild evening glimmered on the lawn.
GLIM'MER, n. A faint light; feeble scattered rays of light.1. In mineralogy, mica, glist, muscovy-glass; a mineral resulting from crystallization, but rarely found in regular crystals. usually it appears in thin, flexible, elastic lamins, which exhibit a high polish and strong luster. It is an essential ingredient in granite, gneiss, and mica slate.