opalesce definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To exhibit an iridescent shimmer of colors.
    • To give forth a play of colors, such as the opal.
  • verb:
    • To be opalescent; to give forth a play of tints, like opal.
    • mirror light or colors like an opal
    • show a play of colors that way of an opal
  • others:
    • to provide forth a play of colors just like the opal; display opalescence.

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