noun (galler, ies)
- A, institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of work of art, works of art.
- An establishment that buys, sells, and displays works of art.
- uppermost, Uppermost seating area projecting from the rear or side walls of a theater, concert hall, or auditorium.
- A kind; a stylistic category or sort, especially of literature or other artworks.
- The still-life has been a popular in painting since the 17th century.
- The computer game Half-Life redefined the first-person shooter .
verb (glaz, es)
- The vitreous coating of pottery or porcelain; anything used as a coating or color in glazing. See Glaze, v. t., 3.
- (meteorology) A smooth coating of ice formed on objects due to the freezing of rain.
- Broth reduced by boiling to a gelatinous paste, and spread thinly over braised dishes.
- A glazing oven. See Glost oven.
- (intransitive)To become glazed or glassy.
- (transitive)In painting, to apply a thin, transparent layer of color.
- (given name, female)
noun (plural: glories)
verb (glor, i, ed)
- Great beauty or splendour, of such overwhelmingness that it is considered powerful.
- honour, Honour and valour.
- worship, Worship or praise, as in glory to God.
- optical, Optical phenomenon caused by water dropplets.
- To exult with joy; to rejoice.
- 1891: w:Thomas Hardy, Thomas Hardy, s:Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Tess of the d'Urbervilles
- : He says he glories in what happened, and that good may be done indirectly; but I wish he would not so wear himself out now he is getting old, and would leave such pigs to their wallowing.
- To boast; to be proud.
adjective or gothic
- an extinct language, once spoken by the Goths in what is now Ukraine and Bulgaria.
- of or related to the Goth, Goths.
- of or related to the architecture, architectural style favored in western Europe in the 12th to 16th centuries.
- of or related to the goth subculture or lifestyle.
- of or related to a style of fictional writing emphasizing violent or macabre events in a mysterious, desolate setting.
- of a style of elaborate calligraphy based on medieval writing, also called black letter.
- (typography) of a sans serif typeface using straight, even-width lines, also called typesetters gothic.
- a drawing or picture
- (in the plural) computer generated images as viewed on a screen forming part of a game or a film etc.
- I've just played this new computer game, the graphics are amazing.
- drawn, pictorial
- vivid, descriptive
- grotesque or otherwise repulsive gory
noun (wikipedia, computer graphics)
- The making of architectural or engineering drawings.
- The graphic arts.
- (computing) The pictorial representation and manipulation of data; the process by which a computer displays data.
- Of or pertaining to Greek or Roman culture.
- A common English surname; either a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, or was just fond of the colour
- In painting, a method of working which employs only varying values of gray to create form. Often a preliminary step in a fully-colored painting.
- A number of things or persons being in some relation to one another.
- There is a of houses behind the hill.
- A of people gathered in front of the Parliament to demonstrate against the Prime Minister's proposals.
- He left town to join a Communist
- (grouptheory) A set with an associative binary operation, under which there exists an identity element, and such that each element has an inverse.
- A (usually small) group of people who perform music together.
- Did you see the new jazz ?
- (astronomy) A small number (up to about fifty) of galaxy, galaxies that are near each other.
- (chemistry) A column in the periodic table of chemical elements.
- (chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
- (sociology) A subset of a culture or of a society.
- (military) An air force formation.
- (geology) A collection of formations or rock strata.
- (computing) In the Unix operating system, a number of users with same rights with respect to accession, modification, and execution of files, computers and peripherals.
- (transitive) To put together to form a group.