shininess, sheen, luster, lustre(noun)
the visual property of something that shines with reflected light
splendor; radiance; shininess.
To shine; to glisten.
beautiful, good-looking, attractive; radiant; shiny.
Origin: From shene, from sciene, from skauniz, from (s)ḱoun-. Cognate with Dutch schoon, German schön, Danish skjøn, skön. Extra-Germanic congnates include Albanian hirë, geg hinë.
bright; glittering; radiant; fair; showy; sheeny
to shine; to glisten
brightness; splendor; glitter
Origin: [OE. sehene, AS. scine, scne, scne, splendid, beautiful; akin to OFries. skne, skne, OS. scni, D. schoon, G. schn, OHG. scni, Goth, skanus, and E. shew; the original meaning being probably, visible, worth seeing. It is not akin to E. shine. See Shew, v. t.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
shēn, n. brightness or splendour.—adj. (obs.) bright, shining.—v.i. (arch.) to shine, glitter.—adj. Sheen′y, shining, beautiful. [A.S. scéne, scýne, fair; Dut. schoon, Ger. schön, beautiful; prob. from the root of A.S. sceáwian, to look at.]
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Etymology and Origins
The numerical value of Sheen in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Sheen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of Sheen in a Sentence
Charlie Sheen is healthy. i still drink a little bit.
Charlie Sheen’s managed to continue to take this medication.
I have been contacted by women with reference to Charlie Sheen and their rights, i have no comment on what will happen next.
If you are on site, you see an oil sheen all over the area where the transformer went on fire, and it was a significant area that was covered by oil, foam and water.
Agreements, including NDAs, are binding if there is consideration in entering into them, the consideration can be awfully slight. So, here the opportunity to spend time with Sheen is likely enough.
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- λαμπρότητα, γυαλάδα, στιλπνότητα, λάμπω, γυαλίζωGreek
- hohto, loistaa, loiste, kiilto, kiiltää, hohtaaFinnish
- briller, brillanceFrench
- glans, glanzen, glitteren, glimmen, glitteringDutch
- блестеть, блескRussian
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