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Out of all nature they felt their function was to extract the grayness and shininess.

His friends had long remarked the disappearance of his shininess.

For example, hardness and shininess are qualities of the substance iron.

Kriijorl was smiling, and there was a shininess in Judith's eyes.

The furniture sold by the payment houses always shows its source in its heaviness and shininess.

We'd gotten them in my junior year, and it only took a couple months for the shininess to wear off.

His eye caught an old tub, its shininess dulled, its hull faintly scarred.

Mr. Jabez gave premonitory symptoms of a small joke by increasing in shininess.

So when you throw slurs on our plumb newness and shininess, I've got the cards to call yuh.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s, from shine (n.) + -y (2). As a noun meaning "a shiny object" (also "money") from 1856. Related: Shininess.

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