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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A surface coating for ceramics or porcelain; The visual property of something that shines with reflected light; A quality that outshines the usual.

Usage examples (35)
  • MANHATTAN, Kansas (Ticker) -- Some of the luster is back at
  • Under the spell of the June light, a certain luster and radiance appeared to emerge from every surface.
  • In the end, an award only merits respect if it honors what is honorable; the Hugo will gain luster by honoring Anathem.
  • The rarest pieces are those of which the luster is a delicate green. for more
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