adj (-nier, -niest)
- [hair/fabric/plastic] brillante; [shoe] brillante, lustroso a shiny new coin una moneda nueva y reluciente the seat of his trousers was shiny with wear los fondillos de los pantalones estaban brillantes or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) lustrosos de tan gastadosMore example sentences
- As the sun came and went behind the clouds, shiny surfaces reflected it right across the showground.
- Powered by infrared lasers, the shiny surface reflects and focuses this laser beam into a ring.
- Continue to do this until most of the egg has set, but still retains a soft shiny surface.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.