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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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More meanings / definitions of Gloss or words, sentences containing Gloss?

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.

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Meaning of Assort

Assort means: To furnish with, or make up of, various sorts or a variety of goods; as, to assort a cargo.

Meaning of Broken-backed

Broken-backed means: Having a broken back; as, a broken-backed chair.

Meaning of Rose-water

Rose-water means: Having the odor of rose water; hence, affectedly nice or delicate; sentimental.

Meaning of Sheet cable

Sheet cable means: The cable belonging to the sheet anchor.

Meaning of Visioned

Visioned means: of Vision

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Meaning of IMS

IMS means: I Am Sorry

Meaning of golf buggy

golf buggy means: n golf cart. The device intended to remove the only useful part of golf (some exercise) from the sport.

Meaning of moh

moh means: A person who is bald, The word is pronounced like the "mo" in "moth". The action associated with this word is less violent than the slap: the perpetrator covers the victim's 'slap' (forehead) with his hand, palm inwards, and utters the word "MmmmmmmmmOH" in a loud voice, while pushing the victim backwards. However, rapid tapping of the finger-tips on the 'slap' can also be used to perpetrate this assault. A sub-varient of this involves the perpetrator holding his hand in a way that suggests knocking at a door, and making a knocking motion, while saying the word. This may be done by wags sitting at the back of a class being taken by a "chrome-dome" (bald teacher, gender non-specific), or in a hallway behind a teacher that you know that if you say it often enough, they'll start to cry.

Meaning of Flimp

Flimp means:     A snatch pickpocket.  Snatch stealing in a crowd.

Meaning of killjoy

killjoy means: A squelcher. All of her courses are killers.

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