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Meaning of GLAZE

Pronunciation:  gleyz

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  coating for fabrics, ceramics, metal, etc.
  2. [n]  a glossy finish on a fabric
  3. [n]  any of various thin shiny (savory or sweet) coatings applied to foods
  4. [v]  become glassy; of eyes; "Her eyes glaze over when she is bored"
  5. [v]  coat with a glaze, as of pottery, for example
  6. [v]  apply a glaze to (ceramics)
  7. [v]  coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze
  8. [v]  furnish with glass, as of a window

GLAZE is a 5 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: candy, glass, glass, glass over, glaze over, sugarcoat
 See Also: adorn, beautify, blur, burnish, change, coat, coating, decorate, double-glaze, dulcify, dulcorate, edulcorate, embellish, film over, finish, finishing, furnish, glaze over, gloss, glossiness, grace, luster, lustre, ornament, polish, provide, render, supply, surface, sweeten, topping



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Glaze\, v. i.
    To become glazed of glassy.
  2. \Glaze\, n.
    1. The vitreous coating of pottery or porcelain; anything
       used as a coating or color in glazing. See {Glaze}, v. t.,
       3. --Ure.
    2. (Cookery) Broth reduced by boiling to a gelatinous paste,
       and spread thinly over braised dishes.
    3. A glazing oven. See {Glost oven}.
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