Definitions For Gloss


  • An outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading
  • The property of being smooth and shiny
  • An alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge; usually published as an appendix to a text on that field
  • An explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text


  • Give a deceptive explanation or excuse for
  • Provide an interlinear translation of a word or phrase
  • Provide interlinear explanations for words or phrases
  • Give a shine or gloss to, usually by rubbing

Is Gloss a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Gloss is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

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