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Origin of gleamy

First recorded in 1585–95; gleam + -y1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for gleamy

Historical Examples of gleamy

  • It was a faint, gleamy afternoon, and such sun as there was did not shine into the study.

    The Invader

    Margaret L. Woods

  • He bobbed his head, smiled absently and went back to his gleamy gadgets.

    A Feast of Demons

    William Morrison

  • The Duke arrived just as the setting sun crowned the proud palace with his gleamy rays.

    The Young Duke

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • Somehow it haunts me, that soft, gleamy, virgin gold there in the solitary rivers with not a soul to pick it up.

    The Trail of '98

    Robert W. Service

  • The fresh wind, the gleamy wisps of light, the running, open sea beyond the harbour bars.

    Sea and Sardinia

    D. H. Lawrence