verb (used without object)
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Origin of sheen
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OTHER WORDS FROM sheensheenful, adjectivesheenless, adjectivesheenly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for sheen
At Jezebel, Jia Tolentino said the regimented, precision-edged sheen of the same concert tour made her think of Swift as “an animated mannequin, a Rockette on XR Adderall.”
The icy sheen on sidewalks and driveways makes the mere act of walking extremely hazardous.Ice storms: Inside wintertime’s dreaded, frozen mess|Jeffrey Halverson|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
They’ll likely lose a few followers after the sheen wears off.Why Blundstones Are a Great Gift for Anyone This Year|Jakob Schiller|November 10, 2020|Outside Online
If you took away the sheen of HBO, the nudity and the British setting, much of “Industry’s” sudsiness would have been right at home in a prime-time Shondaland slot at ABC in recent years.In HBO’s sordid but watchable ‘Industry,’ the world now belongs to the zuppies|Hank Stuever|November 8, 2020|Washington Post
Made of strong ceramic and glazed with a metallic gold sheen, this is a mug that commands attention even before you notice the embedded Infinity Stones.
Michael Sheen on his psychologically rigorous role in Masters of Sex—and his romance with Sarah Silverman.
Sheen plays Bill Masters as a doctor with a God complex, if God had been a sex researcher masking tons of insecurities.
Sheen saw this coming because he has always taken the long view of his character.
As wily as his character when asked about it, Sheen proved himself to be a master of the media, feinting with a good sound bite.
In his rendition Charlie Sheen stands in a foyer and overturns a bucket filled with checks, not ice water.
He knew that this elegant city, resplendent and glorious in the sheen of the setting sun, would soon be a living hell.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
I like sus-sus-pen-sheen bridges that fly from bank to bank, with one big step, like a gang-plank.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
When he woke he wondered where he was; but as through the porthole he saw the sheen of the sea he remembered everything.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
A small palm tree was set in the midst of the arena,—the trunk bronze, the leaves one sheen of gold-foil.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
It is probably the bright sheen of the water that draws the fluttering moths into its depths.