Translation of "gloss" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ S or U ] (APPEARANCE) 外表 uk us /ɡlɒs/ US  /ɡlɑːs/

a smooth shiny appearance on the surface of something, or paint or a similar substance which produces this appearance

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。
lip gloss 唇彩
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。

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