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glass·y

 (glăs′ē)
adj. glass·i·er, glass·i·est
1. Characteristic of or resembling glass.
2. Lifeless; expressionless: "the face changing to a demon's face with a fixed glassy grin" (Katherine Anne Porter).

glass′i·ly adv.
glass′i·ness n.

glassy

(ˈɡlɑːsɪ)
adj, glassier or glassiest
1. resembling glass, esp in smoothness, slipperiness, or transparency
2. void of expression, life, or warmth: a glassy stare.
ˈglassily adv
ˈglassiness n

glass•y

(ˈglæs i, ˈglɑ si)

adj. glass•i•er, glass•i•est.
1. resembling glass, as in transparency or smoothness.
2. expressionless; dull: glassy eyes; a glassy stare.
3. of the nature of glass; vitreous.
[1350–1400]
glass′i•ly, adv.
glass′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.glassy - resembling glass in smoothness and shininess and slickness; "the glassy surface of the lake"; "the pavement was...glassy with water"- Willa Cather
smooth - having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities; "smooth skin"; "a smooth tabletop"; "smooth fabric"; "a smooth road"; "water as smooth as a mirror"
2.glassy - (used of eyes) lacking liveliness; "empty eyes"; "a glassy stare"; "his eyes were glazed over with boredom"
empty - holding or containing nothing; "an empty glass"; "an empty room"; "full of empty seats"; "empty hours"
3.glassy - (of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to itglassy - (of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it; "glazed pottery"; "glassy porcelain"; "hard vitreous china used for plumbing fixtures"
ceramics - the art of making and decorating pottery
shiny, glazed - having a shiny surface or coating; "glazed fabrics"; "glazed doughnuts"

glassy

adjective
1. smooth, clear, slick, shiny, glossy, transparent, slippery glassy green pebbles
2. expressionless, cold, fixed, empty, dull, blank, glazed, vacant, dazed, lifeless There was a remote, glassy look in his eyes.

glassy

adjective
Having a high, radiant sheen:
Translations
جامِدَهزُجاجي، كالزُّجاج
apatickýjako zrcadloskelný
glasagtigudtryksløs
üvegszerû
spegilsléttursviplaus, dauflegur
ako zrkadlo
boşcam gibiifadesiz

glassy

[ˈglɑːsɪ] ADJ (glassier (compar) (glassiest (superl))) [substance] → vítreo; [surface] → liso; [water] → espejado; [eye, look] → vidrioso

glassy

[ˈglɑːsi] adj
[eyes, stare] (because of drugs, alcohol)vitreux/euse
(= smooth) → lisse

glassy

adj (+er) surface, sea etcspiegelglatt; eye, lookglasig; glassy-eyed (look)glasig; to be glassy-eyedeinen glasigen Blick haben; to stare at somebody glassy-eyedjdn mit glasigem Blick anstarren

glassy

[ˈglɑːsɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (sea, lake) → come uno specchio; (eye, look) → vitreo/a

glass

(glaːs) noun
1. a hard usually breakable transparent substance. The bottle is made of glass; (also adjective) a glass bottle.
2. a usually tall hollow object made of glass, used for drinking. There are six glasses on the tray; sherry-glasses.
3. (also ˈlooking-glass) a mirror.
4. a barometer, or the atmospheric pressure shown by one. The glass is falling.
ˈglasses noun plural
spectacles.
ˈglassful noun
the amount that a drinking-glass will hold. Pour in two glassfuls of water.
ˈglassy adjective
1. not showing any expression. a glassy stare.
2. like glass. a glassy sea.
ˈglassiness noun

glasses , meaning spectacles, is plural: His reading glasses are broken .
but a pair of glasses takes a singular verb: A pair of glasses has been found .
References in classic literature ?
Witness this new-made World, another Heav'n From Heaven Gate not farr, founded in view On the cleer HYALINE, the Glassie Sea; Of amplitude almost immense, with Starr's Numerous, and every Starr perhaps a World Of destind habitation; but thou know'st Thir seasons: among these the seat of men, Earth with her nether Ocean circumfus'd, Thir pleasant dwelling place.
Tom Glassie, owner of the Park South Hotel, said, "The area surrounding our hotel at East 27th Street has blossomed into an international hub of culinary excellence.
Jefferson Glassie is a nonprofit organization lawyer in Washington, DC, and the author of Heaven is Everywhere, and other various legal and inquiring books.
Duggan, Henry Glassie, Elizabeth Wanning Harries, Armando Maggi, Donald Haase, Molly Clark Hillard, Sophie Raynard, Ruth B.
Henry Glassie, College Professor Emeritus at Indiana University, has written 14 books, including Folk Housing in Middle Virginia, Turkish Traditional Art Today, Irish Folktales, The Stars of Ballymenone, The Potter's Art and, most recently, Prince Twins Seven-Seven: His Art, His Life in Nigeria, His Exile in America.
This article also owes much to Pravina Shukla, Sandra Dolby, and Henry Glassie for their support while I transformed my research into a suitable master's thesis project at Indiana University.
My interest in interior decoration began with my adviser Henry Glassie at Indiana University, who has done considerable work on vernacular architecture.
Cashman's work builds on the work of the American folklorist Henry Glassie in Ballymenone, a rural district in neighboring County Fermanagh.
Henry Glassie, too, has pondered on the symbolic vacancy of traditional culture, including music.
RAMS: Tom Colleran, Bryn Powell, Chris Langley, Chris Hall, Austin Buchanan, Ryan Smith, LiamFinn, Aaron Trinder, Pat Walker, Dominic Maloney, Chris Charles, Taran Wildey, Tere Glassie.
Vernacular Architecture in the Twenty-First Century: Theory, Education and Practice (London: Taylor & Francis, 2006); Henry Glassie, Vernacular Architecture (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000)
In 2006, Hubka received the Henry Glassie Award for special achievement in the field of vernacular architecture for his 2003 book "Resplendent Synagogue: Architecture and Worship in Eighteenth Century Polish Community.