noun, verb (used with or without object), lus·tred, lus·tring.
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Words nearby lustre
Example sentences from the Web for lustre
This stubborn resistance lent all the more lustre to the piety of our benignant Rulers.
The moon on every side her lustre shed,And all in robes of silver light arrayedThe trees with which the place was garlanded.
In quiet shade the sombre valley lay,While all the little hills around were clothedWith the soft lustre of the dewy moon.
Very compact and fine-grained reddish granular quartz, with a glistening lustre, and flat conchoidal fracture.
Herbert rode up to him, as he stood staring with dazed, lack-lustre eyes at the company.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
British Dictionary definitions for lustre
- a shiny metallic surface on some pottery and porcelain
- (as modifier)lustre decoration