Definition of sheen noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ʃiːn//
; NAmE NAmE//ʃiːn//
[singular, uncountable]
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a soft smooth shiny quality synonym shine hair with a healthy sheen Word Origin early 17th cent.: from obsolete sheen ‘beautiful, resplendent’; apparently related to the verb shine.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sheen