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[glas-ee, glah-see] /ˈglæs i, ˈglɑ si/

adjective, glassier, glassiest.
resembling , as in transparency or smoothness.
expressionless; dull:
glassy eyes; a glassy stare.
of the nature of ; vitreous.
noun, plural glassies.
Also, glassie. Marbles. a marble used as a shooter.
adjective glassier, glassiest
resembling glass, esp in smoothness, slipperiness, or transparency
void of expression, life, or warmth: a glassy stare

late 14c., from glass + -y (2).


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