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Definition of Gloss

Gloss v. t. means: To give a superficial luster or gloss to; to make smooth and shining; as, to gloss cloth.

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Gloss v. t. means: To give a superficial luster or gloss to; to make smooth and shining; as, to gloss cloth.

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss (v. t.) means: To give a superficial luster or gloss to; to make smooth and shining; as, to gloss cloth.

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Gloss (v. t.): To give a superficial luster or gloss to; to make smooth and shining; as, to gloss cloth.

Gloss (n.): Brightness or luster of a body proceeding from a smooth surface; polish; as, the gloss of silk; cloth is calendered to give it a gloss.

Gloss/ (pl. ): of Glossa

Glossing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Gloss

Glossed (imp. & p. p.): of Gloss

Glossly (adv.): Like gloss; specious.

Polish (n.): Anything used to produce a gloss.

Gloze (n.): Specious show; gloss.

Politure (v.): Polish; gloss. [Obs.] Donne.

Gloss (v. i.): To make sly remarks, or insinuations.

Gloss (n.): A false or specious explanation.

Gloss (v. i.): To make comments; to comment; to explain.

Postil (v. t.): To write marginal or explanatory notes on; to gloss.

Burnish (n.): The effect of burnishing; gloss; brightness; luster.

Gloss (n.): A specious appearance; superficial quality or show.

Dead (a.): Flat; without gloss; -- said of painting which has been applied purposely to have this effect.

Polish (n.): A smooth, glossy surface, usually produced by friction; a gloss or luster.

Gloss (v. t.): To render clear and evident by comments; to illustrate; to explain; to annotate.

Gloss (n.): A foreign, archaic, technical, or other uncommon word requiring explanation.

Varnish (n.): An artificial covering to give a fair appearance to any act or conduct; outside show; gloss.

Flatting (n.): A mode of painting,in which the paint, being mixed with turpentine, leaves the work without gloss.

Shine (n.): The quality or state of shining; brightness; luster, gloss; polish; sheen.

Gloss (n.): An interpretation, consisting of one or more words, interlinear or marginal; an explanatory note or comment; a running commentary.

Salve (n.): To heal; to remedy; to cure; to make good; to soothe, as with an ointment, especially by some device, trick, or quibble; to gloss over.

Matte (n.): A dead or dull finish, as in gilding where the gold leaf is not burnished, or in painting where the surface is purposely deprived of gloss.

Ebony (n.): A hard, heavy, and durable wood, which admits of a fine polish or gloss. The usual color is black, but it also occurs red or green.

Deaden (a.): To deprive of gloss or brilliancy; to obscure; as, to deaden gilding by a coat of size.

Polish (v. i.): To become smooth, as from friction; to receive a gloss; to take a smooth and glossy surface; as, steel polishes well.

Marginal (a.): Written or printed in the margin; as, a marginal note or gloss.

Gloss (v. t.): To give a specious appearance to; to render specious and plausible; to palliate by specious explanation.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Gloss

Meaning of POLISH AND GLOSS

POLISH AND GLOSS means: Polish and gloss is London Cockney rhyming slang for masturbate (toss).

Meaning of Whitewash

Whitewash means: To gloss over or hide one's faults or shortcomings.

Meaning of POLISH

POLISH means: Polish (shortened from polish and gloss) is London Cockney rhyming slang for masturbate (toss).

Meaning of Bob's your uncle

Bob's your uncle means: Phrs. There you have it; a catch phrase expressing satisfactory completion. E.g."Make sure you have primed and undercoated the wood. Then apply the gloss paint and Bob's your uncle! The wood will stay protected and look good for another couple of years."

Meaning of tart

tart means: n 1 party-girl, he says, to put it delicately. A girl easier to party on than other girls. Much the same as a “slapper,” but slightly less extreme and a little more unisexual. Tarts spend hours perfecting make-up, hair and clothes before going out and waiting at the side of the dance floor to be pulled. At the end of the evening, there’s a tendency for the tarts to slide towards slapperdom, just to make sure all that lip gloss doesn’t go to waste. The word may or may not be derived from “sweetheart.” 2 small cake with a filling - perhaps jam or fruit. So, when in Alice Through the Looking Glass, the rhyme goes “the knave of hearts, he stole the tarts,” he wasn’t leaping off with his arms full of easy young ladies. 3 sour (universal).

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss means: To give a superficial luster or gloss to; to make smooth and shining; as, to gloss cloth.

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss means: Brightness or luster of a body proceeding from a smooth surface; polish; as, the gloss of silk; cloth is calendered to give it a gloss.

Meaning of Gloss/

Gloss/ means: of Glossa

Meaning of Glossing

Glossing means: of Gloss

Meaning of Glossed

Glossed means: of Gloss

Meaning of Glossly

Glossly means: Like gloss; specious.

Meaning of Polish

Polish means: Anything used to produce a gloss.

Meaning of Gloze

Gloze means: Specious show; gloss.

Meaning of Politure

Politure means: Polish; gloss. [Obs.] Donne.

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss means: To make sly remarks, or insinuations.

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss means: A false or specious explanation.

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss means: To make comments; to comment; to explain.

Meaning of Postil

Postil means: To write marginal or explanatory notes on; to gloss.

Meaning of Burnish

Burnish means: The effect of burnishing; gloss; brightness; luster.

Meaning of Gloss

Gloss means: A specious appearance; superficial quality or show.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Belly-pinched

Belly-pinched means: Pinched with hunger; starved.

Meaning of Dutiable

Dutiable means: Subject to the payment of a duty; as dutiable goods.

Meaning of Honorableness

Honorableness means: Conformity to the principles of honor, probity, or moral rectitude; fairness; uprightness; reputableness.

Meaning of Lavishment

Lavishment means: The act of lavishing.

Meaning of Pelta

Pelta means: A small shield, especially one of an approximately elliptic form, or crescent-shaped.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of BALLS−UP

BALLS−UP means: Balls−up is slang for something botched or muddled. In a mess.

Meaning of Trouser

Trouser means: To eat, especially very quickly and greedily

Meaning of Tool

Tool means: - Yet another word for your willy or penis. You'd think we were obsessed.

Meaning of shimmy

shimmy means: n, v deft evasive manoeuvre: The bull went straight for him but Mike shimmied out of the way.

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