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Correct spelling:
glossiness
Definition:
The lustre and brightness of a smooth polished surface.

Synonyms:

noun
gloss
appearance, brightness, brilliance, burnish, facade, finish, front, glaze, gleam, glint, luster, polish, shimmer, silkiness, sleekness, slickness, surface, varnish, veneer.
glossiness
burnish, gloss, polish.
sleekness
sheen, shine.
smoothness
polish, silkiness, sleekness, slickness, smoothness, Glassiness.
Examples of usage:
  1. The skin was rather whiter than that of the generality of Europeans, but was deficient in glossiness, and although perfectly smooth, had a dry appearance. – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall
  2. The brown hair was brushed and waved and its consequent state of new glossiness was a very distinct improvement on the former elf locks. – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. The lovers' quarrel was interrupted by the entrance of a newcomer, a gentleman with a fur- collared overcoat and a very shiny top- hat- a top- hat of a degree of glossiness which is seldom seen five miles from Hyde Park. – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  4. Whenever one made a rather clever remark, or smoothed to glossiness a particularly rumpled feather, he wagged his short tail vigorously from side to side in satisfaction. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  5. The very cut of his clothes, the style of his shoes, the glossiness of his hat, even the wide expanse of pearl- studded white linen marked him as a person of consequence. – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy

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