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Synonyms and Antonyms of glistening

  1. having a shiny surface or finish <a glistening marble table top> Synonyms buffed, burnished, glossy, lustrous, polished, rubbed, satin, satiny, sleekRelated Words brushed, eggshell, semigloss, semilustrous; silken, silky, slick, slippery; glassy, glazed, lacquered, shellacked, varnished; gleaming, glittering, reflective, shiningNear Antonyms lackluster; unvarnishedAntonyms dim, dull, flat, lusterless, matte (also mat or matt)

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