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glassyadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /ˈɡlæs·i/
smooth and shiny like glass: the glassy surface of the water
Someone who has glassy eyes or a glassy stare has a fixed expression and seems unable to see anything: When he arrived at the hospital, his eyes were glassy and he didn’t seem to know where he was.
(Definition of glassy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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glassyadjective

uk   /ˈɡlɑː.si/  us   /ˈɡlæs.i/
  • glassy adjective (EYES)

If someone's eyes are glassy, they have a fixed expression and seem unable to see anything: Her eyes were glassy and her skin pale.
(Definition of glassy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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