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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Brightness on a smooth surface.

Usage examples (25)
  • Use that wood polish to put a nice gloss on that table.
  • He tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction
  • But the term gloss is also given to the ensemble of such notes in any entire collection, e.g. the gloss of the
  • Finally the term gloss designates a word or a remark, perhaps intended at first as an explanation of the text of for more
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