[ sem-ee-glos, -glaws, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˈsɛm iˌglɒs, -ˌglɔs, ˈsɛm aɪ- /


(of paint or a painted surface) having a moderate, satiny luster; having or producing a sheen that is neither flat nor highly glossy.


a paint that has or produces a moderate, satiny sheen.

Origin of semigloss

First recorded in 1935–40; semi- + gloss1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019