Luster in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Luster

(intransitive) To gleam, have luster. | (transitive) To give luster, distinguish. | (transitive) To give a coating or other treatment to impart physical luster.

Short Example Sentences for Luster

  • 1. The luster is not always lighted up. 🔊
  • 2. Specimens bear as high a luster and polish as melted glass. 🔊
  • 3. As e'er lent luster to a warrior's grave. 🔊
  • 4. The silvery luster of her hair had vanished in the golden radiance. 🔊
  • 5. There was a melting luster in the velvet softness of her deeply fringed eyes. 🔊
  • 6. Her lifted veil made a fine mist above the luster of her eyes. 🔊
  • 7. He, also, added to the luster of the province by founding new convents. 🔊

How to use Luster in Sentences?

  • 1. It was of a uniform whiteness and luster and the shadows in it were deeply blue. 🔊
  • 2. They are heavy metals of high luster and are especially good conductors of heat and electricity. 🔊
  • 3. The tridarn dresser is lined with bright blue paper and filled with luster china. 🔊
  • 4. Her eyes shone with more than their usual luster and she seemed hardly able to keep back the news she had to tell. 🔊
  • 5. A slightly heightened color that only added to the luster of her loveliness, was the single sign of her inward thoughts. 🔊
  • 6. She looked as lovely as youthful bridegroom could desire; and the flutter of expectation heightened the luster of her charms. 🔊
  • 7. In nature this compound occurs in highly crystalline condition, the crystals having much the same luster as pure lead. 🔊
  • 8. Beneath the rays of the low lying sun, its coat glistened and shone with a luster that no brush or comb could bring to it. 🔊
  • 9. I longed with wicked impatience for the time when you should carry out my dreams, and add fresh luster to a grand old name. 🔊
  • 10. This surprising luster was the gloss of her body, the quality of her clothes and accessories, the way she traveled and the way she smiled. 🔊
  • 11. He had fully recovered from the effects of his rough treatment on the road, and his skin shone with a satin-like luster in the morning sun. 🔊
  • 12. Sometimes they fare forth joyously into a larger world, and their names lend luster to greater events than are chronicled in our society column. 🔊
  • 13. His request was conceded, and those religious were such that truly this province of Filipinas owes what luster it possesses to them. 🔊
  • 14. Lucille Haldane did not appear pleased at this interruption; but the flush of animation and luster in her eyes wonderfully became her. 🔊
  • 15. With discreet art they are arranged and placed, rich feathers, precious stones, surpassing in luster the sun. 🔊
  • 16. For a pattern of imitation, consider the sun, which, rising in the east, regularly diffuses light and luster to all within its circle. 🔊
  • 17. For the first time I saw his full face, whose remarkable regularity of feature and a certain dreamy luster in the eye aroused my astonishment. 🔊
  • 18. Their nocturnal luster was washed out by sunlight, so they remained out of sight until after oil lamps were burning to flatter them and help them sell their wares. 🔊
  • 19. Thy luster wants the admiration here: There thou wot shine indeed, and strike a reverence Into the gazer. 🔊
  • 20. One is apt always to generalize too quickly in such matters; but there can be no question that luster is destructive of loveliness in color, as it is of intelligibility in form. 🔊
  • 21. The accomplishment of this work, if practicable, will reflect undecaying luster on our national character and administer the most grateful consolations that virtuous minds can know. 🔊
  • 22. By His sufferings He ennobled distress; and He darkened the luster of the pomp and vanities of life. 🔊
  • 23. The subsequent history of this highway and all the vicissitudes through which it has passed, has, in a measure, perhaps, dimmed the luster of its early pride. 🔊
  • 24. A clever man is not necessarily an infallible prophet; and the clever man who is married may well preserve an intellectual luster in the eyes of his admirer by never prophesying at all. 🔊
  • 25. The moon now shone again in full luster and discovered the horrid monster, that still kept carrying him away, to be nothing more nor less than an enormous crab. 🔊
  • 26. He is one that if fortune equal his worth puts a luster in all preferment; but if otherwise he be too much crossed, turns desperately melancholy, and scorns mankind. 🔊
  • 27. Wherever the hydrofluoric acid comes in contact with the glass it acts upon it, destroying its luster and making it opaque, so that the exposed design will be etched upon the clear glass. 🔊