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glaze

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishglazeglaze1 /Ι‘leΙͺz/ verb πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 [intransitive] (also glaze over)EXPRESS if your eyes glaze over, they show no expression, usually because you are very bored or tired πŸ”Š Sometimes his eyes would glaze over for a second or two.2 [transitive]TIP to cover plates, cups etc made of clay with a thin liquid that gives them a shiny surface3 [transitive]DFC to cover food with a liquid which gives it an attractive shiny surface πŸ”Š Glaze the rolls with egg white.4 [transitive]DHT to fit glass into window frames in a house, door etcβ†’ See Verb table
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glazeβ€’ By the second chapter, your eyes begin to glaze.β€’ We later learned that the dishes had not been properly glazed.β€’ Temperatures fell suddenly, glazing all highways in the region.β€’ When a pot is glazed it typically undergoes two firings.β€’ Their faces glaze over as if in a trance.β€’ Beyond that point, unless her interest is awakened, Mrs Thatcher's eyes glaze over.β€’ The rolls are glazed with egg before they are baked.
glazeglaze2 noun [countable, uncountable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 TIPa liquid that is used to cover plates, cups etc made of clay to give them a shiny surface2 DFCa liquid which is put onto food to give it an attractive shiny surface3 AVPa transparent covering of oil paint spread over a painting
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glazeβ€’ Far out, the bay had a glaze like celadon.β€’ Add the sherry to the pan, and stir until it has been reduced to a glaze.β€’ However, one obvious difference between glazes and glasses is that glazes are made specifically for their attachment to pottery surfaces.β€’ Most new wood comes with a finish called a mill glaze.β€’ Thus the composition was blocked in on a warm basis, over which he would lay a series of glazes.β€’ Brush with tamarind glaze, turn, brush top with glaze, and cook until done, 3 to 5 minutes.β€’ The unpredictability of the glaze means that each pot is unique.β€’ Spoon the glaze over the kiwi fruit.
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Verb table
glaze
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyglaze
he, she, itglazes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyglazed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave glazed
he, she, ithas glazed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad glazed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill glaze
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have glazed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam glazing
he, she, itis glazing
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you, we, theyare glazing
Past
I, he, she, itwas glazing
you, we, theywere glazing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been glazing
he, she, ithas been glazing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been glazing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be glazing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been glazing
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