how to pronounce glossy


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the above transcription of glossy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

glossy is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of glossy in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… to be like a glossy slug but I'm getting …”

meanings of glossy


  1. A glossy photograph.
  2. A film depicting people with glamorous lifestyles.
  3. A glossy magazine.


  1. Having a smooth, silk-like, reflective surface.

glossy frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word glossy occurs in english on average 6.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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