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Pronunciation

Adjective

glassy (comparative glassier, superlative glassiest)

Positive
glassy

Comparative
glassier

Superlative
glassiest

  1. Of or like glass, in particular smooth and (partly) reflective.
  2. expressionless
  3. (surfing) Absence of any chop on the water, making it smooth like glass. Swell creating breaking waves may still be present (hopefully), glassy refers just to the absence of surface chop, not to complete flatness.

Usage notes

The comparitive and superlative are not much used. For the surfing sense they're not used (conditions are either glassy or not).

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