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"glossy" in British English

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glossyadjective

uk   /ˈɡlɒs.i/  us   /ˈɡlɑː.si/
glossily
adverb uk   /ˈɡlɒs.əl.i/  us   /ˈɡlɑː.səl.i/
Her hair shone glossily.
glossiness
noun [U] uk   /ˈɡlɒs.i.nəs/  us   /ˈɡlɑː.si.nəs/

glossynoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡlɒs.i/  us   /ˈɡlɑː.si/
(Definition of glossy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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glossyadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /ˈɡlɑs·i, ˈɡlɔ·si/
smooth and shiny: He has straight, glossy black hair.
A glossy magazine or photograph is one printed on shiny paper.
(Definition of glossy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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