adjective, gloss·i·er, gloss·i·est.
noun, plural gloss·ies.
- glossy snake,
- glottal stop,
- glottalic airstream,
Origin of glossy
Examples from the Web for glossiness
Her hair had all the warmth and glossiness of that of a healthy girl of eighteen.Materialized Apparitions|Edward Augustus Brackett
It not only serves to maintain flesh, but it is favorable to glossiness in the coat.Clovers and How to Grow Them|Thomas Shaw
The cut of his coat, the glossiness of his hat and boots, too, were all strikingly reminiscent of the dead man.The Avenger|E. Phillips Oppenheim
The skin was clean and shone with the glossiness of much soap.Tess of the Storm Country|Grace Miller White
Frequently there is slight edema of the ankles associated with a glossiness of the extensor surfaces of the legs.Scurvy Past and Present|Alfred Fabian Hess