verb (used with object), glazed, glaz·ing.
verb (used without object), glazed, glaz·ing.
- a vitreous layer or coating on a piece of pottery.
- the substance of which such a layer or coating is made.
- a substance used to coat a food, especially sugar or sugar syrup.
- stock cooked down to a thin paste for applying to the surface of meats.
Origin of glaze
Related formsglaz·i·ly, adverbglaz·i·ness, nounre·glaze, verb (used with object), re·glazed, re·glaz·ing.sem·i·glaze, noun
Examples from the Web for glaze
The symbolism of a gun-control group grading members of Congress for the first time is a display of power in itself, Glaze says.
“The scorecard is designed to give them a clear sense of where members of Congress stand,” Glaze says.
Cover the grill and cook about seven minutes for the glaze to set and begin to brown a little.
Consider it a cosmic lesson in exploring the intricacies of circumstance that you often glaze over.
Reduce the finished sauce down to the consistency of a glaze and season.
On went the wrestling match, with the advantage at one moment to Glaze, at another to the young opponent.Ande Trembath|Matthew Stanley Kemp
Just before they are done, rub a cloth dipped in milk over the tops and put back into the oven to glaze.The Myrtle Reed Cook Book|Myrtle Reed
Then it is embodied with polish again, and one coat of glaze applied with the greatest care.French Polishing and Enamelling|Richard Bitmead
A simultaneous shrinkage being thus made impossible, the glaze cracked.The Ceramic Art|Jennie J. Young
The same drawing serves also for the leadworker to glaze the finished work upon.The Bases of Design|Walter Crane
British Dictionary definitions for glaze
- a vitreous or glossy coating
- the substance used to produce such a coating