Glaze - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡleɪz|  American pronunciation of the word glaze
Brit.  |ɡleɪz|  British pronunciation of the word glaze


- any of various thin shiny (savory or sweet) coatings applied to foods
- a glossy finish on a fabric
- a coating for ceramics, metal, etc.


- coat with a glaze
- become glassy or take on a glass-like appearance(syn: glass)
- furnish with glass (syn: glass)
- coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze (syn: candy, sugarcoat)


The pot is covered with a bright red glaze.

The pot needs more glaze.

Sometimes his eyes would glaze over for a second or two.

Glaze the rolls with egg-white.

Her eyes glaze over when she is bored

a meat glaze made with stock and jelly

eyes covered by a milky glaze

Word forms

I/you/we/they: glaze
he/she/it: glazes
present participle: glazing
past tense: glazed
past participle: glazed
singular: glaze
plural: glazes
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