Definitions of vitreous

  1. Vitreousness.
  2. ( of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it; " glazed pottery"; " glassy porcelain"; " hard vitreous china used for plumbing fixtures"
  3. relating to or resembling or derived from or containing glass; " vitreous rocks"; " vitreous silica"
  4. Glassy; consisting of, like, or obtained from, glass.
  5. Glassy: pertaining to, consisting of, or like glass.
  6. Pertaining to glass; of, or like, glass.
  7. Pertaining to glass; glassy.
  8. Obtained from glass.
  9. Obtained from glass; pertaining to glass; consisting of glass; resembling glass.
  10. Having the lustre or aspect of glass; glassy.
  11. Transparent; a clear jelly- like substance in the inner chamber of the eye.