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Synonyms for glaze

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. glaze(noun)

    any of various thin shiny (savory or sweet) coatings applied to foods

  2. glaze(noun)

    a glossy finish on a fabric

  3. glaze(verb)

    a coating for ceramics, metal, etc.

  4. glaze(verb)

    coat with a glaze

    "the potter glazed the dishes"; "glaze the bread with eggwhite"

    glass over, glaze over, glass, candy, sugarcoat

  5. glaze, glass, glass over, glaze over(verb)

    become glassy or take on a glass-like appearance

    "Her eyes glaze over when she is bored"

    glass, candy, blur, glaze over, sugarcoat, glass over, glass in, film over

  6. glass, glaze(verb)

    furnish with glass

    "glass the windows"

    sugarcoat, glass over, glaze over, glass, candy, glass in

  7. sugarcoat, glaze, candy(verb)

    coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze

    sugarcoat, glass over, glaze over, candy, glass

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. glaze

    vitrefy, gloss, polish, burnish, furbish

    roughen, corrugate, rumple, crumple, gleam

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. glaze(v. a.)

    put glass in (windows), furnish with glass

  2. glaze(v. a.)

    cover with a glassy substance

  3. glaze(v. a.)

    CALENDER, polish, gloss, burnish, furbish, give a glossy surface to

  4. glaze(n.)

    glazing, enamel

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  1. Michael Krondl:

    This probably would have been great six hours ago, But I feel as though the glaze just gets lost in the cake donut and a yeast donut just works better with complicated toppings.

  2. David Assael:

    Spring is about to spring. Persephone is coming back and the ice is groaning, about to break with the exquisite and deafening roar. It's a time for madness a time for our fangs to come down and our eyes to glaze over so that the beast in us can sing with unmitigated joy. Oh yes, ecstasy, I welcome thee

  3. Mark Redwood:

    When you speak of adaptation in a business setting, people's eyes glaze over ... but if you speak about business continuity and protecting supply chains, that resonates very well.

  4. Laurie E. Colwin:

    That family glaze of common references, jokes, events, calamities-that sense of a family being like a kitchen midden layer upon layer of the things daily life is made of. The edifice that lovers build is by comparison delicate and one-dimensional.

  5. Sam Kass:

    The general public, when they hear greenhouse gas emissions and climate change, their eyes glaze over, it feels so big and detached from their lives. They're very disempowered to do something about it. And I think it's been a big barrier to more aggressive action. But food is one of those ways to tell this story in a way people can really relate to -- and, ultimately, in a way people can incorporate, and become an actor in the solution over time.

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