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GLOSS

'GLOSS' is a 5 letter word starting with G and ending with S

Crossword clues for 'GLOSS'

ClueAnswer
Superficial lustre (5)GLOSS
Very shiny finish (5)GLOSS
Lip application (5)GLOSS
Shiny finish (5)GLOSS
Explain away (with "over") (5)GLOSS
Lip cosmetic (5)GLOSS
Shiny type of paint (5)GLOSS
Shiny paint (5)GLOSS
Luster for the lips (5)GLOSS
Cosmetic purchase (5)GLOSS
Lustre or sheen (5)GLOSS

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for GLOSS

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word gloss will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

DAB - DIP - DYE - HUE - KEY - RUB - SAD - TAR - WAX

4 letter words

BUFF - COAT - CRIB - DAUB - EDIT - FACE - FLAT - GILD - GILT - GLOW - HIDE - MASK - NOTE - PALE - PONY - POSE - RIND - SHAM - SHOW - SKIN - SOFT - TINT - TONE - TROT - VEIL - WARP - WASH

5 letter words

ALIBI - BELIE - BLIND - BLUFF - CLOAK - COLOR - COVER - ERROR - FEINT - FLUSH - FRAUD - FRONT - FUDGE - GLAZE - GLEAM - GLINT - GLOSS - GRAIN - GUISE - IMBUE - JAPAN - LAY ON - LIGHT - PAINT - PRIME - QUIET - SCOUR - SHADE - SHEEN - SHINE - SLANT - SLEEK - SLICK - SMEAR - SOBER - STAIN - SWEET - TINCT - TINGE - TRICK - TWIST

6 letter words

ACTING - BEDAUB - BEGILD - BUTTER - CLAVIS - CREAMY - DEFINE - DEVICE - ENAMEL - ENGILD - EXCUSE - FACADE - FAKERY - FAKING - FINISH - FRESCO - GARBLE - GLANCE - GRADUS - HANDLE - HUMBUG - LEADER - LUSTER - LUSTRE - MELLOW - NOTICE - PARGET - PASTEL - PATINA - PEARLY - POLISH - POSING - PUT OFF - PUT-OFF - REFUGE - REMARK - REPORT - REVIEW - SCREEN - SHADOW - SIMPLE - SLAP ON - SOMBER - SOMBRE - SPREAD - STRAIN - SUBTLE - TENDER - VENEER - WRENCH

7 letter words

AIR GLOW - APOLOGY - BEDIZEN - BESMEAR - BURNISH - COMMENT - CONCEAL - CONTORT - COVER UP - COVER-UP - DEEP-DYE - DISTORT - DRESS UP - EXPLAIN - FALSIFY - FALSITY - FAST-DYE - FURBISH - GILDING - INGRAIN - JUSTIFY - LACQUER - LEXICON - MISCITE - MISDEEM - MISREAD - MISTAKE - NO DEPTH - NO WATER - PERVERT - PIGMENT - POSTURE - PRETEXT - SCRATCH - SEEMING - SHELLAC - SHIMMER - SLATHER - SMEAR ON - SQUEEZE - STIPPLE - SUBDUED - SURFACE - TORTURE - VARNISH - WRITE UP - WRITE-UP

8 letter words

ANALYSIS - ANNOTATE - BLUFFING - CHEATING - COLORING - CRITIQUE - DECODING - DELICATE - DELUSION - DISGUISE - EGGSHELL - EMBLAZON - EXEGESIS - FALSE AIR - FEIGNING - FOOTNOTE - GARBLING - GET WRONG - GLOSSARY - MISAPPLY - MISCOLOR - MISJUDGE - MISQUOTE - MISSTATE - NACREOUS - NOTATION - PATINAED - PINPRICK - PRETENSE - SCHOLIUM - SKYLIGHT - SOFT-HUED - SOFTENED - SPLENDOR - SPREAD ON - SYNONYMY - TINCTURE - TITIVATE - TRICK OUT - TWISTING - WORDBOOK

9 letter words

AFTERGLOW - ALLOWANCE - CALCIMINE - COLOURING - CRITICISM - CRITICIZE - DECEPTION - DEODORISE - DEODORIZE - DISTEMPER - DOUBLE-DYE - EDITORIAL - EISEGESIS - ELUCIDATE - EMBELLISH - EMBROIDER - EPIDERMIS - EXPLICATE - FALSE SHOW - GAZETTEER - GLOSS OVER - IMPOSTURE - INTERPRET - MISRENDER - MISREPORT - OVERSTATE - REWORDING - SEMBLANCE - SEMIGLOSS - SHININESS - SILKINESS - SLEEKNESS - SLICK DOWN - SLICKNESS - SOFTENING - SPLENDOUR - SQUEEZING - STRATAGEM - THESAURUS - TORTURING - TRANSLATE - UNDERCOAT - WHITEWASH - WRENCHING

10 letter words

ANNOTATION - APPEARANCE - APPLY PAINT - BRIGHTNESS - CAMOUFLAGE - COMMENTARY - COMMENTATE - COMPLEXION - CONTORTING - COVER STORY - DEFINITION - DICTIONARY - DISTORTION - FALSE FRONT - GLOSSINESS - HUMBUGGERY - ILLUMINATE - IRIDESCENT - LAME EXCUSE - LAY ON COLOR - MALENTENDU - MASQUERADE - METAPHRASE - MISEXPLAIN - MISEXPOUND - MISREADING - MITIGATION - OPALESCENT - PALLIATION - PALLIATIVE - PARAPHRASE - PERVERSION - PHRASE BOOK - PLAYACTING - POOR EXCUSE - PRETENSION - REMARK UPON - SHOALINESS - SIMULACRUM - SIMULATION - SLIGHTNESS - SMOOTH OVER - SPREAD WITH - SUBTERFUGE - SUNSET GLOW - TRIVIALITY - UNDERSTATE - VOCABULARY

11 letter words

AFFECTATION - CANDESCENCE - CATACHRESIS - COMMENT UPON - CURSORINESS - DISSEMBLING - ELUCIDATION - EXPLANATION - EXPLICATION - EXTENUATION - EXTENUATIVE - EXTERIORITY - GET ONE WRONG - INTERLINEAR - LOCUS STANDI - MERE SCRATCH - MISCITATION - MISCONCEIVE - MISCONSTRUE - MISJUDGMENT - NOMENCLATOR - ONOMASTICON - OSTENTATION - OUTWARD SHOW - RESTATEMENT - SHALLOWNESS - SLOP ON PAINT - SMOKE SCREEN - SMOKESCREEN - SOFT-COLORED - SUPERFICIES - TRANSLATION

12 letter words

ABUSE OF TERMS - BRUSH ON PAINT - COMMENTATION - DECIPHERMENT - DISSEMBLANCE - FOUR-FLUSHING - LAY IT ON THICK - MISAPPREHEND - MISEXPLICATE - MISINTERPRET - MISQUOTATION - MISRENDERING - MISREPRESENT - MISTRANSLATE - PROTESTATION - PUBLIC MOTIVE - SHINING LIGHT - SPECIOUSNESS - WHITEWASHING

13 letter words

AMPLIFICATION - BILINGUAL TEXT - DISSIMULATION - INCANDESCENCE - MAKE AN EDITION - MISCONCEPTION - MISEXPOSITION - MISUNDERSTAND - MISUSE OF WORDS - MOTHER-OF-PEARL - QUALIFICATION - STALKING-HORSE - TRANSCRIPTION - TWIST THE WORDS

14 letter words

ATTITUDINIZING - CRITICAL REVIEW - DESK DICTIONARY - INTERPRETATION - LEADING ARTICLE - MALOBSERVATION - MISAPPLICATION - MISEXPLANATION - MISEXPLICATION - MISTRANSLATION - REPRESENTATION - STRAIN THE SENSE - SUPERFICIALITY - WINDOW DRESSING

15 letter words

DECONTAMINATION - FALSE APPEARANCE - FREE TRANSLATION - MISAPPREHENSION - MISCONSTRUCTION - MISINTELLIGENCE - SLANG DICTIONARY - TRANSLITERATION - TREASURY OF WORDS

16 letter words

LOOSE TRANSLATION - MERETRICIOUSNESS - MISUNDERSTANDING - OSTENSIBLE MOTIVE

17 letter words

APPARATUS CRITICUS - DIALECT DICTIONARY - GENERAL DICTIONARY - MISINTERPRETATION - NOTE OF EXPLANATION - RHYMING DICTIONARY - RUNNING COMMENTARY - SCIENCE DICTIONARY - SYNONYM DICTIONARY - WORD OF EXPLANATION

18 letter words

CHEMICAL DICTIONARY - POLYGLOT DICTIONARY

19 letter words

FAITHFUL TRANSLATION

20 letter words

GEOLOGICAL DICTIONARY - UNABRIDGED DICTIONARY

21 letter words

ELECTRONICS DICTIONARY - SPECIALIZED DICTIONARY

22 letter words

BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY - DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS - ETYMOLOGICAL DICTIONARY - INTERLINEAR TRANSLATION

24 letter words

EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES

25 letter words

FOREIGN-LANGUAGE DICTIONARY

Definition of gloss

  • provide an interlinear translation of a word or phrase
  • provide interlinear explanations for words or phrases; "He annotated on what his teacher had written"
  • give a shine or gloss to, usually by rubbing
  • an explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text

Anagrams of gloss

SLOGS


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