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lacquer

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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lacquerlac‧quer1 /ˈlækə $ -ər/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 1 AVa liquid painted onto metal or wood to form a hard shiny surfacevarnish2 old-fashionedDCB hairspray
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lacquerMatt lacquer is a quicker alternative with the advantage of impermeability.Harcourt does not understand why she must hire outside consultants to calculate emission of fumes from a nontoxic lacquer.You may wish to embellish the controls with rubdown lettering followed by a coat of spray-on protective lacquer as usual.If so, lacquer might also ward off shipworm.
Related topics: Visual, Hair & beauty
lacquerlacquer2 verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 AVto cover something with lacquer 🔊 a black lacquered box2 DCB old-fashioned to use lacquer on your hair
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lacquerblack lacquered chopsticks
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Verb table
lacquer
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theylacquer
he, she, itlacquers
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theylacquered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave lacquered
he, she, ithas lacquered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad lacquered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill lacquer
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have lacquered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam lacquering
he, she, itis lacquering
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you, we, theyare lacquering
Past
I, he, she, itwas lacquering
you, we, theywere lacquering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been lacquering
he, she, ithas been lacquering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been lacquering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be lacquering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been lacquering
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