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adjective as in glossy

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But with unlimited access to the luxurious sandwiches, piled high with glistening meat, a buttery apocalypse of gluttony unfolded.

A gorgeous, glistening rendition of “Lost Cause” came next, and the airy Morning Phase standout “Blue Moon” ended the sequence.

To bring things full circle, on the German leg of her world tour, Beyoncé appeared on stage in one of Ford's glistening designs.

“Especially because her role was about a strong woman, we wanted to embody strength,” Williams said of the glistening dress.

Boris plunged in his hand and drew out an exquisite marble thing, blue-veined, rose-tinted, and glistening with opalescent drops.

A girl smaller than herself, and dressed from neck to heels in a glistening raincoat, ran under Jesss umbrella and seized her arm.

Out upon the linoleum 29 rolled the glistening coinsseveral of them gold piecesthat Jess had noted so greedily in the egg store.

It was the glistening look that comes when he is watching baby, or hearing Margaret say pretty things to her.

Very compact and fine-grained reddish granular quartz, with a glistening lustre, and flat conchoidal fracture.

Morning found him walking across fresh meadowlands with the dew glistening on his bare head and broad, straight shoulders.


On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to glistening, such as: bright, burnished, glassy, glazed, gleaming, and lustrous.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.