verb (used with or without object)
Examples from the Web for encrust
In spite of daily care, very hard water will encrust the china.The Library of Work and Play: Housekeeping|Elizabeth Hale Gilman
They constitute the greater number by far of the hard minerals which encrust the terrestrial globe.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Some marine algae which secrete carbonate of lime not only encrust rocks but give rise to sheets of submarine limestone.
You think this, and are ready to encrust yourself with what is conventional and practical.The Kempton-Wace Letters|Jack London
Poetry has no golden mean; mediocrity here is of another metal, which Voltaire, however, had skill enough to encrust and polish.Imaginary Conversations and Poems|Walter Savage Landor