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 glossy
Within the baseball world, the glossy view of Palmer--his public image--is seen as a sort of strange joke.
Trierweiler, a journalist for the glossy weekly Paris Match, was hospitalized for a week, ostensibly under the strain of events.Hollande's Jilted Lover Valerie Trierweiler Tells All|Tracy McNicoll|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Forget the ever-growing bald spot—the glossy provided William with a nice, fuller head of hair.Gisele Bundchen Is Worth $128k a Day; Prince William Gets the Photoshop Treatment|The Fashion Beast Team|July 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He pulled an 8x10 glossy out of his shorts, declared, “This is the real me!”The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No one wants to see a “real person” on the cover of a glossy.Kate Middleton's St. Patrick's Day Look; 'Vogue UK' Editor Defends Skinny Cover Models|The Fashion Beast Team|March 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Marquise spoke to him kindly, and she stooped to pat the dog's glossy head.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The upper surface of the leaf in some species is smooth, glossy and shiny and in others is rough and dull.Manual of American Grape-Growing|U. P. Hedrick
I had seen the long green locks, the eyes of azure, and the glossy neck—it was Tethys, the queen of the sea-nymphs.Tales of the Chesapeake|George Alfred Townsend
Her perfectly arranged hair was glossy brown, with glints in it like the colour of a horse-chestnut.December Love|Robert Hichens
She had on a moleskin hat, close fitting to her glossy head.The Kingdom Round the Corner|Coningsby Dawson