Associations to the word «Glossy»


GLOSSY, adjective. Having a smooth, silklike, reflective surface.
GLOSSY, noun. (chiefly British) (informal) a glossy magazine
GLOSSY ANTSHRIKE, noun. A passerine bird of the antbird family, Sakesphorus luctuosus.
GLOSSY ANTSHRIKES, noun. Plural of glossy antshrike
GLOSSY IBIS, noun. Plegadis falcinellus

Dictionary definition

GLOSSY, noun. A magazine printed on good quality paper.
GLOSSY, noun. A photograph that is printed on smooth shiny paper.
GLOSSY, adjective. (of paper and fabric and leather) having a surface made smooth and glossy especially by pressing between rollers; "calendered paper"; "glossy paper".
GLOSSY, adjective. Reflecting light; "glistening bodies of swimmers"; "the horse's glossy coat"; "lustrous auburn hair"; "saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet"; "shining white enamel".
GLOSSY, adjective. Superficially attractive and stylish; suggesting wealth or expense; "a glossy TV series".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King