Definition of 'lustre'
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Her critics say the lustre could fade. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The notion that this race is losing its lustre brings an explosive riposte. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Would that give a third medal added lustre? Times, Sunday Times (2008)How did something so enjoyable lose its lustre? Times, Sunday Times (2010)But look closely and it loses its lustre. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This race suffered a decline in the middle of the last decade but its lustre has been restored. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The dance lacked lustre and shine. The Sun (2010)Over time, its lustre has faded. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His exploits appeared merely to have added to his lustre in Berlin. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Use in place of your serum, and spray on to styled hair to give it lustre. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is timely, since you must either restore their lustre or consider making some serious changes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Once that wears off, it maybe loses a little of its lustre. The Sun (2008)Gem still lacks some lustre. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Platinum miners offered London little lustre. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In recent times, the roulette wheels have not been spinning with such regularity and the casinos have lost a little of their lustre. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In both cases, though, the lustre would have faded more quickly with defeat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)When eye candy loses its lustre, its raison d'être is spent. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Instead, couples ask for things that are decorative or luxurious, that would add lustre to the things they already own. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is the existence of that base, that consensual recognition of social usefulness, that adds lustre and value to those who do get noticed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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