glassy


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  • adj

Synonyms for glassy

Synonyms for glassy

having a high, radiant sheen

Synonyms for glassy

resembling glass in smoothness and shininess and slickness

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(used of eyes) lacking liveliness

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(of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it

References in classic literature ?
Then Kadlu waked, and gripped the heavy wolf-like head, and stared into the glassy eyes.
Beneath the wetted area a little flake of the glassy material would crack and scale away.
The girl's father had not spoken since they discovered that she was missing from the campong, but his face was white and drawn; his eyes wide and glassy as those of one whose mind is on the verge of madness from a great nervous shock.
The sun burned down upon the glassy sea and the white deck till the varnish on the rails cracked and blistered, and the sweat streamed like water from the faces of the labouring seamen.
Next, Sheldon noted the Jessie rolling lazily on the glassy swell, and beyond, in the north-west, high over Florida Island, an alpine chain of dark-massed clouds.
But all was glassy calm, each great sea, of all the orderly procession of great seas, heaving up, round-topped and mountainous, like so much quicksilver.
In the next roll of the huge, glassy sea, the mizzen-mast fell overside.
Not a change in her eyes; they still remain wide open, fixed and glassy.
The eyes revealed themselves, bright with the glassy film of death--and fixed their dreadful look on the woman in the chair.
The other donkeys by this time were sitting up and examining the strangers with big, glassy eyes.
Out of the square black hole in the middle of the floor protruded the head of the departed Chinaman, his glassy eyes turned upward in their angular slits and fastened on the dangling queue above with a look of yearning unspeakable.
He sat lifeless on the steps: the morning-star,* that is to say, the heavy wooden staff, headed with iron spikes, and which had nothing else in common with its sparkling brother in the sky, had glided from his hand; while his eyes were fixed with glassy stare on the moon, looking for the good old fellow of a spirit which still haunted it.
he murmured, taking in the farm-grounds and all that in them stood with one glassy stare of misery.
His hair, of which he had a great profusion, was red, and hanging in disorder about his face and shoulders, gave to his restless looks an expression quite unearthly--enhanced by the paleness of his complexion, and the glassy lustre of his large protruding eyes.
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