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glaze

 (glāz)
n.
1. A thin smooth shiny coating.
2. A thin glassy coating of ice.
3.
a. A coating of colored, opaque, or transparent material applied to ceramics before firing.
b. A coating, as of syrup, applied to food.
c. A transparent coating applied to the surface of a painting to modify the color tones.
4. A glassy film, as one over the eyes.
v. glazed, glaz·ing, glaz·es
v.tr.
1. To fit, furnish, or secure with glass: glaze a window.
2. To apply a glaze to: glaze a doughnut; glaze pottery.
3. To coat or cover thinly with ice.
4. To give a smooth lustrous surface to.
v.intr.
1. To be or become glazed or glassy: His eyes glazed over from boredom.
2. To form a glaze.

[From Middle English glasen, from glas, glass, from Old English glæs; see ghel- in Indo-European roots.]

glaz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.glazed - (used of eyes) lacking liveliness; "empty eyes"; "a glassy stare"; "his eyes were glazed over with boredom"
empty - holding or containing nothing; "an empty glass"; "an empty room"; "full of empty seats"; "empty hours"
2.glazed - fitted or covered with glass; "four glazed walls"
glassless, unglazed - not furnished with glass; "windows were unglazed to admit as much light and air as possible"
3.glazed - having a shiny surface or coating; "glazed fabrics"; "glazed doughnuts"
unglazed - not having a shiny coating; "unglazed paper"
4.glazed - (of foods) covered with a shiny coating by applying e.g. beaten egg or a sugar or gelatin mixture; "glazed doughnuts"; "a glazed ham"
coated - having a coating; covered with an outer layer or film; often used in combination; "coated paper has a smooth polished coating especially suitable for halftone printing"; "sugar-coated pills"

glazed

adjective expressionless, cold, fixed, empty, dull, blank, vacant, dazed, lifeless, glassy She sat in front of the television with glazed eyes.
Translations
lasittunut

glazed

[gleɪzd] ADJ
1. [surface] → vidriado; [paper] → satinado; [eye] → vidrioso
2. (Brit) [door, window etc] → con vidrio or cristal
3. (Culin) → glaseado
4. (US) (= tipsy) → achispado

glazed

[ˈgleɪzd] adj
[eyes, look] → vitreux/euse
[pottery] → vernissé(e)
[tiles] → vernissé(e)

glazed

[gleɪzd] adj (tiles, pottery) → invetriato/a (fig) (eye) → vitreo/a
References in classic literature ?
Notwithstanding the little iron stove, the ink froze on the swing- table in the cabin, and I found it more convenient to go ashore stumbling over the arctic waste-land and shivering in glazed tramcars in order to write my evening letter to my owners in a gorgeous cafe in the centre of the town.
The horse is hot and distressed, but answers to the desperate spurring; the rider looks as if his eyes were glazed by madness, and he saw nothing but what was unseen by others.
Monty's hand was limp and cold, his eyes were glazed and expressionless.
Stevie, put into a green baize apron, was now sweeping and dusting upstairs, intent and conscientious, as though he were playing at it; and Mrs Verloc, warned in the kitchen by the clatter of the cracked bell, had merely come to the glazed door of the parlour, and putting the curtain aside a little, had peered into the dim shop.
Then there appeared upon the glazed vacancy of his eyes a diamond point of intelligence.
They had now to descend, and the whole surface of the snow was glazed with ice.
At both corners of the further side, by way of return, let there be two delicate or rich cabinets, daintily paved, richly hanged, glazed with crystalline glass, and a rich cupola in the midst; and all other elegancy that may be thought upon.
Those were of the purest 1830, with a grim harmony of cabbage- rose-garlanded carpets, rosewood consoles, round-arched fire-places with black marble mantels, and immense glazed book-cases of mahogany; whereas old Mrs.
There lay the cabinet before their eyes in the quiet lamplight, a good fire glowing and chattering on the hearth, the kettle singing its thin strain, a drawer or two open, papers neatly set forth on the business table, and nearer the fire, the things laid out for tea; the quietest room, you would have said, and, but for the glazed presses full of chemicals, the most commonplace that night in London.
He wished to say to Katharine: "Did you remember to get that picture glazed before your aunt came to dinner?
There's a very respectable-looking young man,' added Mrs Nickleby, after a short consideration, 'who is conductor to one of the omnibuses that go by here, and who wears a glazed hat--your sister and I have noticed him very often--he has a wart upon his nose, Kate, you know, exactly like a gentleman's servant.
These birds are very mischievous and inquisitive; they will pick up almost anything from the ground; a large black glazed hat was carried nearly a mile, as was a pair of the heavy balls used in catching cattle.