Glass Ceiling

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Glass Ceiling: Used to describe the invisible barrier keeping women from advancing into executive-level positions.

Other Words for Glass

Glass Noun Synonyms: window, pane, window-pane, plate glass
Glass Adjective Synonyms: glassware, crystal

Ground Glass Screen

Entertainment / Photography / Ground Glass Screen: Translucent glass sheet used for viewing and focusing the image on all large format and some reflex cameras. MORE

Insulating Glass

Business / Construction / Insulating Glass: Window or door in which two panes of glass are used with a sealed air space between. Also known as Double glass. MORE


Science / Geology / Glassiness: The content of extent of glass in an igneous rock. MORE

Glass-Steagall Act

Business / Finance / Glass-Steagall Act: A popular stock characterized by high earnings growth rate and a price that rise is faster than the market average in a bull market. MORE

Glass Cockpit

Technology / Aviation / Glass Cockpit: Said of an aircraft's control cabin which has all-electronic, digital and computer-based, instrumentation. MORE


Life Style / Wine / Isinglass: A fining agent comprising protein from fresh-water fish. MORE