Related formsself-glaz·ing, adjective
Definition for glazing (2 of 2)
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 glazing
Then he cooled it in water, and carefully removed the small particles that stuck to the iron here and there like spots of glazing.Marietta|F. Marion Crawford
And the glazing of his eyes was that of excessive alcoholism, and primitive, animal passion.The Heart of Unaga|Ridgwell Cullum
Glazing with common salt was quite a new departure by the English potters.Chats on Old Earthenware|Arthur Hayden
The glazing also makes the coffee retain moisture which would otherwise be driven off during roasting.Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value|Harry Snyder
From that time, he added, he had left off glazing his pictures.
British Dictionary definitions for glazing (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for glazing (2 of 2)
- a vitreous or glossy coating
- the substance used to produce such a coating