[ ney-kerd ]

  1. lined with or resembling nacre.

Origin of nacred

First recorded in 1590–1600; nacre + -ed3

Words Nearby nacred Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use nacred in a sentence

  • The valves are nearly equal, blackish, and somewhat wrinkled on the exterior, often brilliantly nacred in the interior.

    The Ocean World: | Louis Figuier