Definition of ひらめく

ひらめくhiramekuひろめくhiromekuobs. Inflection

godan ~く verb / intransitive verb:

  • to flash (e.g. lightning); to flicker; to glitter; to sparkle; to gleam
  • to flutter (e.g. flag); to wave; to undulate
  • to flash into one's mind (e.g. an idea); to come to one suddenly

Example Sentences

What is your greatest source of inspiration?
I lost my inspiration.

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