from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of tinsel.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ceramics, a process by which the surface of a piece of pottery is made to appear metallic in parts by washing with a species of metallic luster.


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  • They stood along the edge of the world like a fortress of stone, snow and glacial ice glittering like treasure, the melting ice pack tinseling the walls of rock with waterfalls that looked from here like threads of silver.

    Wild Blood


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