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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Luster, shininess, brightness.

Usage examples (38)
  • The sheen on the sequined ball gown drew gasps of admiration.
  • When dawn broke and morn arose in sheen and shone, the Fakirs went to seek the
  • They aren't altogether bad, but they have a certain sheen to them that looks flat and polished.
  • My favourite SF shows are all American, although maybe there's a certain sheen added by cultural distance. for more
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