The mediums vary from high gloss to matte, transparent to opaque , bold to nuanced.
As far as the gem folks are concerned, it is not much of an exaggeration to say that they see gems as either transparent or opaque .
Most are pinkish purple and range from transparent to almost opaque , the latter often being extensively cracked.
Though the differential is striking, its meaning may be somewhat opaque to non-specialists: everybody dies in the end, after all.
Its refinement however, and the shifting play of the opaque and transparent, suggests descent from the traditional Japanese house.
I say to the Minister that someone must have thought through what that means, but it is completely opaque to me.
The surfaces of these complex, radically vertiginous paintings are built up with transparent and opaque acrylics.
Brookite is a transparent to opaque mineral that occurs in various shades of red- and yellow-brown through dark brown to black.
Males immediately began displaying to one another through the transparent partition after the opaque partition was removed.
I find conversation about football utterly opaque and uninteresting.