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glassy

[glas-ee, glah-see] /ˈglæs i, ˈglɑ si/
adjective, glassier, glassiest.
1.
resembling glass, as in transparency or smoothness.
2.
expressionless; dull:
glassy eyes; a glassy stare.
3.
of the nature of glass; vitreous.
noun, plural glassies.
4.
Also, glassie. Marbles. a marble used as a shooter.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English glasy. See glass, -y1
Related forms
glassily, adverb
glassiness, noun
unglassy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for glassy

glassy

/ˈɡlɑːsɪ/
adjective glassier, glassiest
1.
resembling glass, esp in smoothness, slipperiness, or transparency
2.
void of expression, life, or warmth a glassy stare
Derived Forms
glassily, adverb
glassiness, noun
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