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See definition of glossiness on Dictionary.com
  • as ingloss
  • as insleekness

synonyms for glossiness

  • glaze
  • luster
  • varnish
  • veneer
  • appearance
  • brightness
  • brilliance
  • burnish
  • facade
  • finish
  • front
  • gleam
  • glint
  • polish
  • shimmer
  • silkiness
  • sleekness
  • slickness
  • surface

antonyms for glossiness

MOST RELEVANT
  • dullness
  • misinformation
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How to use glossiness in a sentence

These processes may be repeated till the flax acquires the desired glossiness and separation of fibres.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
This does not injure the glossiness of the fur, which is apt to be affected when the skin is immersed.
MRS. HALE'S RECEIPTS FOR THE MILLIONSARAH JOSEPHA HALE
A few drops in the bath will remove all offensive perspiration and glossiness (if the skin is oily).
HOUSEKEEPING IN OLD VIRGINIAMARION CABELL TYREE
What a rich glossiness do we find about the red and black patches!
PICTURESQUE SKETCHES OF LONDON, PAST AND PRESENTTHOMAS MILLER
Her hair had all the warmth and glossiness of that of a healthy girl of eighteen.
MATERIALIZED APPARITIONSEDWARD AUGUSTUS BRACKETT
Once more bent to my ardent lips the swanny glossiness of a neck late so stately.
CLARISSA, VOLUME 4 (OF 9)SAMUEL RICHARDSON
"But it's my hat," said Mr. Hearty, endeavouring to restore something of its lost glossiness.
ADVENTURES OF BINDLEHERBERT GEORGE JENKINS
(The oily glossiness of the marble and the shade in the moon, are no other but the inherent properties of those things).
THE YOGA-VASISHTHA MAHARAMAYANA OF VALMIKI, VOL. 3 (OF 4) PART 2 (OF 2)VALMIKI
It is also conducive to glossiness of coat and healthiness of skin, but unless used sparingly affects the wind.
RIDING AND DRIVINGEDWARD L. ANDERSON
It is in the neatness of his 'shave' and the glossiness of his rich black cue that the Chinese dandy is distinguishable.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 6, NO. 6, DECEMBER 1864VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLOSSINESS

  • appearance
  • brightness
  • brilliance
  • burnish
  • facade
  • finish
  • front
  • glaze
  • gleam
  • glint
  • glossiness
  • luster
  • polish
  • shimmer
  • silkiness
  • sleekness
  • slickness
  • surface
  • varnish
  • veneer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.