look up any word, like sex:
 
1.
background information on something or someone; basic facts in order to get a take
(probably from "glossary", the part of a book which lists sources of information)
"ok, so here's the gloss on this new and revamped Mets squad....."
by ColdOne November 21, 2004
 
2.
to shine
all my diamonds gloss
by Breakpoint May 19, 2003
 
3.
To give a nickname to someone.
Everyone knows you can't gloss yourself, you have to earn your name.
by Steve from Danville June 22, 2007
 
4.
The act of becoming gross and or referring to something that is gross.

Also pertains to trying to make a joke from storytelling but end up tripping on your own words (i.e. your brain and your mouth not being able to keep up with each other) and in turn the word gross gets reverse-Asianized and is heard as GLOSS.
While in the wetback section of Fresno, Vos got GLOSSED out at the site of a 86' Camaro on cinder blocks.
by www.tubby-bitch.com April 25, 2003
 
5.
When someone farts quiet and it stinks alot.
Boy : Dude, whats starts with G and ends with s
Boy2 : Gloss!
Boy : Hell yeah!
Boy2 : thats gross uuuuuuugh
by JiiZz June 04, 2011
 
6.
a new way to say hype or ill
yo that nexx gurls gear is gloss
by kdfjasd dfkjasdfkj January 06, 2004
 
7.
southern slang of the word "to glow"
damn, that ring gloss
by soulja December 31, 2004