What does the word glitter mean?

Usage examples for glitter

  1. In their order, their clean glitter, their impersonal grace, was expressed the power of the general government. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  2. I could see the glitter of them in the sun. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  3. The glitter of four thousand francs in cash, and freedom, was too tempting. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett