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having a high, radiant sheen

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a magazine printed on good quality paper

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a photograph that is printed on smooth shiny paper

(of paper and fabric and leather) having a surface made smooth and glossy especially by pressing between rollers

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reflecting light

superficially attractive and stylish

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Why last night's The Full Monty, of course, glossily repackaged as the new smash hit musical of the moment.
It was smoothly, even glossily performed, not only by the dryly mischievous Lithgow and a delightful little boy from the School of American Ballet, P.
Appeal: Glossily recycled for a new generation of modern saga fans.
Lesbian vampires on film go back at least as far as 1936's Dracula's Daughter; they experienced a sort of heyday in the early '70s, but these were primarily films made by and for straight men, most glossily exemplified by the 1970 Hammer film The Vampire Lovers, adapted from the 1871 LeFanu lesbian classic, Camilla.
Overbeck's Christ with Martha and Mary is a glossily coloured contestation between Grace and Works, topics which greatly occupied Overbeck's mind after his conversion to the Catholic faith.
He went to the Daily Mail in 1969 and, after becoming a columnist on the glossily printed Greyhound Magazine (which later became incorporated into the modern-day Greyhound Star), purchased the Magazine in 1980.
Cinnamon red shines as glossily as ever; clove-flavored green still glows like an emerald.
The French publishers Seuil have treated us to a series of glossily illustrated books on Palaeolithic art over the last couple of years.
and of tresses long, assiave (sic) and glossily black as the raven's when his
D'Alessandro, a "proactive" executive from John Hancock Insurance, for which he created the glossily gritty "Real Life, Real Answers" series of commercials.
Thus attired, I trundled with them, round the corner, to a 'location', and all I could think, as I minced glossily alongside them, was 'oh, my, what will people think when they see my feet?
A smug Mulroney rubs the distasteful edges off his profession by looking as glossily handsome (if a little circa 1990) as if he had just walked off the set of an America soap.
Inside is old-fashioned and interesting, with lots of nautical bric-a-brac in big welcoming rooms on each side of the busy stone bar, both with long cushioned varnished pews built around the walls, glossily varnished cast iron framed tables and roaring fires.
They always have the best hearses, so glossily black, and with such a smooth ride that they seem to glide frictionlessly over the road surface, that one almost envies the dead their final grand and comfortable journey, and can't wait to experience it for oneself; the professional mourners are always the most lugubrious that money can hire, who are never caught in public with an expression on their faces that could give other than comfort to a recently bereaved widow, their long faces an irrefutable proof of the human worth of the departed.
Any number of factors may have contributed to this shift: a glut of glossily gorgeous photo-based art; late-'90s rehabilitations of beauty (viz, Dave Hickey, Peter Schjeldahl, Arthur Danto); Douglas Crimp's observation that the less-cerebral dimensions of Lawler's work--its emotional impact, its "poignance"--have been overlooked.