verb (used with object), e·nam·eled, e·nam·el·ing or (especially British) e·nam·elled, e·nam·el·ling.
Origin of enamel
Related Words for enamelglaze, varnish, lacquer, stain, coating, finish, gloss, polish, veneer, topcoat, japan
Examples from the Web for enamel
Contemporary Examples of enamel
Eventually, the fire sale extended to his personal belongings—including a $20 enamel teapot.The Zillionaires Who Lost Everything
October 26, 2014
Historical Examples of enamel
The enamel was cracked, and I followed every crack as well as every figure of the hours.Wilfrid Cumbermede
One suit was inlaid with enamel, black as ebony, and the other with red gold.If You Touch Them They Vanish
It was also employed in enamel painting as it vitrified without change.
In admixture it may safely be employed, as well as in fresco or enamel.
Draw a picture of a tooth and label the crown, the enamel, the root, the pulp.A Handbook of Health
- decorated or covered with enamelan enamel ring
- made with enamelenamel paste
verb -els, -elling or -elled or US -els, -eling or -eled (tr)
Word Origin for enamel
early 15c., from enamel (v.).