glossy: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (glos'ē, glô'sē), [key]
— adj., n., pl. gloss•i•er, gloss•i•est, gloss•ies.
  1. having a shiny or lustrous surface.
  2. having a false or deceptive appearance or air, esp. of experience or sophistication; specious.
  1. slick (def. 9).
  2. a photograph printed on glossy paper.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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