silverize

[ sil-vuh-rahyz ]
/ ˈsɪl vəˌraɪz /

verb (used with object), sil·ver·ized, sil·ver·iz·ing.

to cover, plate, or treat with silver.

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Also especially British, sil·ver·ise .

Origin of silverize

First recorded in 1610–20; silver + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM silverize

sil·ver·iz·er, noun
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