pearlized

[pur-lahyzd]

adjective

resembling or made to resemble mother-of-pearl; iridescent: pearlized buttons.

Origin of pearlized

First recorded in 1950–55; pearl1 + -ize + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for pearlized

pearlized

pearlised

adjective

having or given a pearly lustrea pearlized lipstick
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