Translation of "gloss" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

gloss

noun uk /ɡlɒs/ us /ɡlɑːs/
APPEARANCE 外表

[ S or U ] a smooth, shiny appearance on the surface of something

光亮,光泽;亮光漆;用以产生光泽的物质
Marble can be polished to a high gloss. 大理石可以被磨得非常光滑。
This varnish provides a long-lasting and hard-wearing gloss finish. 用这种清漆做亮光漆可以使表面光亮、持久、耐磨。

[ U ] paint that produces a smooth, shiny appearance on a surface:

We'll need a litre of gloss (paint) to cover the woodwork. 我们得用1升亮光漆来漆一下木建部分。
All the shades are available in matt or gloss.
→ Compare matt

[ U ] a substance used to make your lips, hair, or skin appear shiny:

lip gloss 唇彩
EXPLANATION 解释

[ C ] an explanation for a word or phrase

注释;评注
Difficult expressions are explained in the glosses at the bottom of the page. 难以理解的词组在页脚都有注释。
verb [ T ] uk /ɡlɒs/ us /ɡlɑːs/

to provide an explanation for a word or phrase

给…加注释(或注解)
In the school edition of the book, the older and more rare words have been glossed. 这本书的教学用版本对一些较古老和较生僻的词作了注释。

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “gloss” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)