Glassed
Glass Glass, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Glassed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Glassing}.] 1. To reflect, as in a mirror; to mirror; -- used reflexively. [1913 Webster]

Happy to glass themselves in such a mirror. --Motley. [1913 Webster]

Where the Almighty's form glasses itself in tempests. --Byron. [1913 Webster]

2. To case in glass. [R.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

3. To cover or furnish with glass; to glaze. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

4. To smooth or polish anything, as leater, by rubbing it with a glass burnisher. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • glassed — glazed glazedadj. 1. fitted or covered with glass; as, a glassed wall. Opposite of {unglazed}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glassed — eye·glassed; glassed; …   English syllables

  • glassed — adjective of a person on whom a glass is smashed …   Wiktionary

  • glassed — glæs /glɑːs n. transparent and brittle material produced by fusing sand and other materials (used for windows, bottles, etc.); cup, drinking container; window pane; lens; anything made from glass v. fit or cover with panes of glass; frame (a… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • glassed — adjective fitted or covered with glass four glazed walls • Syn: ↑glazed • Ant: ↑unglazed (for: ↑glazed) …   Useful english dictionary

  • glassed-in — adj surrounded by a glass structure ▪ a glassed in porch …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • glassed-in — ADJ: usu ADJ n A glassed in room or building has large windows instead of walls. ...an attractive, glassed in restaurant with a view of Water Street …   English dictionary

  • glassed-in — /glast in , glahst /, adj. enclosed by glass or glass panels, as for protection or shelter: a glassed in shower. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • glassed-in — adjective Enclosed, surrounded, or contained by glass panels, usually for protection. The stores finest jewelry was glassed in …   Wiktionary

  • glassed-in — /glast in , glahst /, adj. enclosed by glass or glass panels, as for protection or shelter: a glassed in shower. [1950 55] * * * adj. (of a building or part of a building) covered or enclosed with glass …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”