Sheen

[ sheen ]
/ ʃin /

noun

Fulton (John),1895–1979, U.S. Roman Catholic clergyman, writer, and teacher.
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British Dictionary definitions for fulton sheen

sheen

/ (ʃiːn) /

noun

a gleaming or glistening brightness; lustre
poetic splendid clothing

adjective

rare shining and beautiful; radiant

Derived Forms

sheeny, adjective

Word Origin for sheen

Old English sciene; related to Old Norse skjōni white horse, Gothic skauns beautiful, Old High German scōni bright
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