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Translation of "gloss" - English-Spanish dictionary

gloss

noun   /ɡlɒs/
a smooth, shiny appearance on the surface of something brillo Marble can be polished to a high gloss. This varnish provides a long-lasting and hard-wearing gloss finish.132
[no plural] paint that produces a smooth, shiny appearance on a surface pintura de esmalte We’ll need a litre of gloss (paint) to cover the woodwork. All the shades are available in matt or gloss. →  Compare matt
→  Idioms put a gloss on sth , take the gloss off sth
(Definition of gloss from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

gloss

noun /ɡlos/
brightness or shininess on the surface lustre, brillo Her hair has a lovely gloss (also adjective) gloss paint.
glossary /-səri/ noun ( plural glossaries)
a list of words etc with their meanings glosario a glossary of technical terms a Shakespeare glossary.
glossy adjective ( comparative glossier, superlative glossiest)
smooth and shining lustroso, brillante, reluciente The dog has a glossy coat.
glossiness noun
brillo, lustre the glossiness of the photo paper.
gloss over phrasal verb
to try to hide (a mistake etc) disimular, suavizar, atenuar; encubrir He glossed over the fact that he had forgotten the previous appointment by talking about his accident.
(Definition of gloss from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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