The definition of 'glosses' & the word 'glosses' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
an explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text
2
an alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge; usually published as an appendix to a text on that field
3
the property of being smooth and shiny
4
an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading
  1. he hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity
  2. he tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction
  3. the situation soon took on a different color
Verb
1
give a shine or gloss to, usually by rubbing
2
provide interlinear explanations for words or phrases
  1. He annotated on what his teacher had written
3
provide an interlinear translation of a word or phrase
4
give a deceptive explanation or excuse for
  1. color a lie
5
gloss or excuse

Synonyms of the word 'glosses' & Antonyms of the word 'glosses'.

Noun
Synonymsgloss, rubric, glossary, gloss, polish, gloss, glossiness, burnish, semblance, gloss, color, colour,
Verb
Synonymsgloss, gloss, comment, annotate, gloss, color, colour, gloss, colors, colours,