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Synonyms for gloss

a radiant brightness or glow, usually due to light reflected from a smooth surface

to give a gleaming luster to, usually through friction

to give a deceptively attractive appearance to

gloss over: to conceal or make light of a fault or offense

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an explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text

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an alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge

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provide interlinear explanations for words or phrases

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provide an interlinear translation of a word or phrase

give a deceptive explanation or excuse for

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In what follows, we are limiting ourselves to the Jewish commentarial and lexicographic glosses on the literal meaning of the Hebrew tsammah Of course, there is a complex array of allegorical and mystical interpretations of the Song of Songs in the Jewish exegetical tradition: the Midrashic, Talmudic, and Targumic readings; the great medieval commentaries; the philosophical and Kabbalistic interpretations.
All the glosses are able to buy from larger chemists such as Boots or department stores such as Fenwick, John Lewis and House of Fraser.
68 Lear attributes his sense of a neglect on the part of Goneril's servants to his "jealous curiosity," which the Norton glosses as "paranoid concern with niceties.
The third chapter, on the Marprelate controversy, makes the case that where the "humanist page" framed the text and set interpretive boundaries (102), the manic glosses of the Marprelate participants subverted those conventions.
Structurally, an index would be helpful, though the general outlines of the two glosses go far in helping the reader to locate topics easily.
Second language learners create their own glosses while working with written texts.
49 Some glosses can leave your lips feeling parched, but not this fruit-flavoured gloss which contains intensive, softening moisturisers.
Not too sticky either, it also stays on for much longer than many glosses.
My only complaint would be that it was very thick and not as shiny as I like my lip glosses to be.
Lip Glosses Our tester: Sarah Smith, 39, Canterbury L'oreal Glam Shine miss Candy, PS7.