Metallic

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Physical QualityPlay
Use 'metallic' to describe the sheen or shine similar to metal on surfaces. SlideShe wore a dress with a subtle metallic sheen.
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Color NuancePlay
'Metallic' describes colors with a shiny, reflective quality, not just any color. SlideThe artist used a metallic gold paint.
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Not Always MetalPlay
Items with a metallic appearance might not be made of actual metal. SlideThe metallic bag is actually made of plastic.