Definitions of glaze

  1. Broth reduced by boiling to a gelatinous paste, and spread thinly over braised dishes.
  2. A glazing oven. See Glost oven.
  3. To furnish with glass; overlay with a smooth or transparent substance like glass.
  4. To furnish or cover with glass: to cover with a thin surface of or resembling glass: to give a glassy surface to.
  5. To furnish or cover with glass, or anything like glass; give a glossy surface to.
  6. To furnish with glass.
  7. To give a glassy appearance or coating to.
  8. coat with a glaze; " the potter glazed the dishes"
  9. furnish with glass; " glass the windows"
  10. To become glazed of glassy.
  11. To become smooth, hard, and glossy on the surface; to become staring and expressionless, as the eyes.
  12. coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze
  13. become glassy; of eyes; " Her eyes glaze over when she is bored"
  14. coat with a glaze, as of pottery, for example
  15. apply a glaze to ( ceramics)
  16. To become glassy.
  17. To furnish with glass; to cover or incrust with a glassy surface; to give a smooth and glassy surface to.
  18. To furnish with panes or windows of glass; to cover with a smooth coating of glass, as in earthenware; to give a smooth glassy surface to.
  19. coating for fabrics, ceramics, metal, etc.
  20. a glossy finish on a fabric
  21. The vitreous coating of pottery or porcelain; anything used as a coating or color in glazing. See Glaze, v. t., 3.
  22. The glassy coating on potter's ware.
  23. The glassy coating put upon pottery: any shining exterior.
  24. A glassy surface or coat.
  25. The vitreous coating or glazing of potter's ware.
  26. The vitreous or glasslike surface given to earthenware, & c.