adjective, glass·i·er, glass·i·est.
noun, plural glass·ies.
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Origin of glassy
OTHER WORDS FROM glassyglass·i·ly, adverbglass·i·ness, nounun·glass·y, adjective
Words nearby glassy
How to use glassy in a sentence
I waited in the cold until eventually Elías, crouched on his knees, began to pull out chunks of a dark glassy substance.
The pressure to churn out enough content to entertain millions of glassy-eyed hermits, coupled with the difficulty of safely producing said content, has meant an explosion in documentary series and foreign-language imports.
With nary a negative, one tester thought the flex might be too burly for intermediates, and a couple of reviewers noticed a glassy sound and feel on hardpack, although it didn’t seem to affect performance.
This shallow river-fed lake can look inviting on broiling summer days, but beneath its glassy surface are extremely strong currents.Danger lurks in national parks, but not necessarily where you expect it|Miles Howard|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
So let’s go see our duck, our big beautiful duck bursting with green things and stretching up to the sky like a great glassy stupa.The Helix is a distraction. Amazon’s new headquarters will change more than just its Arlington neighborhood.|Philip Kennicott|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
Paddling across the glassy flat surface feels like sliding through warm butter.
From the street, it is an irregular glassy jewel jammed into the plaza, miniature in relation to the 105-story One World Trade.
Little Hossein was pale and his eyes looked glassy and expressionless.
She wears no make-up, her eyes are glassy, and her feverish cheeks are aglow.
The figure of the old man clutching the violin and staring with glassy eyes into the dying fire would not away.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
I took heart, approached him, and raised the head-cloth, which had fallen over a part of his face; two glassy eyes stared at me.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The canoe glided swiftly along, making the only ripples there were on the glassy surface of the bay.The Rival Campers|Ruel Perley Smith
David, terrified, lifted the half-closed eyelid of the youth: his eye was immovable, dull and glassy.
A light skiff, blue as the waters, was shooting across the glassy surface under a steady oar.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis