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gloss

noun [S or U] (APPEARANCE)
外表
 
 
/ɡlɒs/ US  /ɡlɑːs/
a smooth shiny appearance on the surface of something, or paint or a similar substance which produces this appearance
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。
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。
Paints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general words
(Definition of gloss noun (APPEARANCE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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