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Orange zest brightens the braised cubed meat and ribbons of handmade pasta, rich with a reduction made from the braising liquid of the veal, orange juice and butter, which explains the gloss.
FRESH REASONS TO RETURN TO 1789, ONE OF D.C.’S OLDEST RESTAURANTSTOM SIETSEMAFEBRUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
By night, she trades her nice-girl duds for glitter and gloss and skimpy going-out clothes.
PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN STARTS WITH A CATHARTIC BLAST. THEN IT GETS BOGGED DOWN WITH CYNICISMSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKJANUARY 15, 2021TIME
So I’m going through my purse, looking for my lip gloss, and a hand comes in the car and scares the hell out of me.
WHAT GOING TO BED WITH GARCELLE BEAUVAIS REVEALSJOSHUA EFERIGHEDECEMBER 7, 2020OZY
I’ll then add epoxy to the eyes and teeth to give it a nice gloss.
MAKING HALLOWEEN MASKS THAT DON’T SUCKEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 16, 2020OZY
It holds an ideal 10 oz of hot or cold liquid, and its glazed blue gloss is elegant and unisex.
COFFEE (OR TEA!) MUGS THAT MAKE FOR EASY GIFTSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMSEPTEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It is more likely that counseyl has slipped in, as a gloss upon reed, and was afterwards substituted for it.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
And in this way he hopes to pass off a plausible gloss, as satisfying the words of the instrument.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Hence they are very probably an old gloss, and their omission simplifies both the grammar and the sense.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE SECOND EPISTLE TO THE CORINTHIANSJAMES DENNEY
Around her was the gloss of recent green, pushing upwards to the immature blue of the sky.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
It is against human nature, and no amount of wonderful declamation or scenic magnificence can gloss it over.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLOSS

  • burnish
  • clear
  • even
  • flatten
  • flush
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • grade
  • iron
  • lay
  • level
  • make uniform
  • perfect
  • plane
  • polish
  • press
  • refine
  • round
  • sand
  • sleek
  • slick
  • varnish
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