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Synonyms for glasses


Synonyms for glasses

optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision

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Natasha lit the candles, one on each side of one of the looking glasses, and sat down.
She sat a long time looking at the receding line of candles reflected in the glasses and expecting
She began blinking rapidly and moved away from the looking glasses.
Sonya sat down before the glasses, got the right position, and began looking.
Again he filled their glasses with the liquor of youth, enough of which still remained in the vase to turn half the old people in the city to the age of their own grandchildren.
There, in fact, stood the four glasses, brimful of this wonderful water, the delicate spray of which, as it effervesced from the surface, resembled the tremulous glitter of diamonds.
The pyramid of shimmering glasses, that had never been disturbed, changed to cascades as heavy bottles were flung into them.
Before Berrie's investigation, researchers knew of only two types of colored glasses used by Italian Renaissance painters.
Fire and Light recycles glass into distinctive bowls, plates and glasses.
At Wheatleigh we use Spiegelau glasses made by a German company.
Sunergy is a new range of glasses which offers solar control and thermal insulation, combined with low levels of reflection.
The crowd is sipping mint-garlanded mojitos, sparkling flutes of champagne-and-vodka mambo kings, apricot-toned Floridians with squiggles of orange peel dangling from the rims of the glasses, fancy martinis and peach bellinis.
4 thermometers * 4 large drinking glasses * aluminum foil * rubber glove * desk lamp * cotton handkerchief * other insulating materials (like a wool sock, Styrofoam packing material, etc.
Since glass was first invented by the Egyptians 4,000 years ago, drinking glasses made from it have been mostly transparent with colored glassware weaving in and out of favor.
Flat glass includes a number of types of glasses including float glass, sheet glass, figured glass, safety glass among others.