glaze+over

  • 1 glaze over — verb 1. become glassy; lose clear vision Her eyes glazed over from lack of sleep • Syn: ↑film over, ↑blur • Derivationally related forms: ↑blur (for: ↑blur) …

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  • 2 glaze over — PHRASAL VERB If your eyes glaze over, they become dull and lose all expression, usually because you are bored or are thinking about something else. [V P] ...movie actors whose eyes glaze over as soon as the subject wavers from themselves …

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  • 3 glaze over — phr verb Glaze over is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑eye …

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  • 4 glaze over — lose brightness and animation. → glaze …

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  • 5 glaze over — verb a) to become unfocused, as if through boredom b) to gloss over …

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  • 6 eyes glaze over — eyes express disbelief or I ve heard this before    When I told him I d pay the rent next week, his eyes glazed over …

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  • 7 glaze — ► VERB 1) fit panes of glass into (a window frame or similar structure). 2) enclose or cover with glass. 3) cover with a glaze. 4) (often glaze over) lose brightness and animation. ► NOUN 1) a glass like substance fused on to the surface of… …

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  • 8 glaze — I UK [ɡleɪz] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms glaze : singular glaze plural glazes 1) a thin layer of milk, sugar, or egg that you put on foods to make them look smooth and shiny 2) art a clear shiny oil that you put on paintings or… …

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  • 9 glaze — glaze1 [gleız] v [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: glass] 1.) [i]also glaze over if your eyes glaze over, they show no expression, usually because you are very bored or tired ▪ Sometimes his eyes would glaze over for a second or two. 2.) [T] to cover… …

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  • 10 glaze — [[t]gle͟ɪz[/t]] glazes, glazing, glazed 1) N COUNT A glaze is a thin layer of liquid which is put on a piece of pottery and becomes hard and shiny when the pottery is heated in a very hot oven. ...hand painted French tiles with decorative glazes …

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  • 11 glaze — 1 verb 1 (I) also glaze over if your eyes glaze over, they show no expression because you are very bored or tired 2 (T) to cover plates, cups etc made of clay with a thin liquid that gives them a shiny surface 3 (T) to cover fruit, cake, or meat… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 glaze — verb 1》 fit panes of glass into (a window frame or similar structure).     ↘enclose or cover with glass. 2》 cover with a glaze. 3》 (often glaze over) lose brightness and animation. noun 1》 a vitreous substance fused on to the surface of pottery… …

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  • 13 over — I [[t]o͟ʊvə(r)[/t]] POSITION AND MOVEMENT ♦ (In addition to the uses shown below, over is used after some verbs, nouns, and adjectives in order to introduce extra information. Over is also used in phrasal verbs such as hand over and glaze over .) …

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  • 14 Glaze defects — are any flaws in the surface quality of a ceramic glaze, its physical structure, or its interaction with the clay body.Clay body/glaze interaction problemsMany Glaze defects are the result of a problem in the way that the clay and glaze interact …

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  • 15 Over the Counter (album) — Over the Counter is the first CD that was created by hip hop Snoop Dogg. It was only made into a tape, never made into an album. The name of the CD is Over the Counter This CD was made two years before the production of Snoop Dogg s famous… …

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  • 16 Glaze — Glaze, n. 1. The vitreous coating of pottery or porcelain; anything used as a coating or color in glazing. See {Glaze}, v. t., 3. Ure. [1913 Webster] 2. (Cookery) Broth reduced by boiling to a gelatinous paste, and spread thinly over braised… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 glaze — v. & n. v. 1 tr. a fit (a window, picture, etc.) with glass. b provide (a building) with glass windows. 2 tr. a cover (pottery etc.) with a glaze. b fix (paint) on pottery with a glaze. 3 tr. cover (pastry, meat, etc.) with a glaze. 4 intr.… …

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  • 18 Glaze (painting technique) — A glaze in painting refers to a layer of paint, thinned with a medium, so as to become somewhat transparent. A glaze changes the color cast or texture (gloss or matte, for instance) of the surface. Drying time depends on the amount of medium used …

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  • 19 glaze — glazily, adv. glaziness, n. /glayz/, v., glazed, glazing, n. v.t. 1. to furnish or fill with glass: to glaze a window. 2. to give a vitreous surface or coating to (a ceramic or the like), as by the application of a substance or by fusion of the… …

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  • 20 glaze — 1. verb 1) the pots are glazed when dry Syn: varnish, enamel, lacquer, japan, shellac, paint; gloss 2) pastry glazed with caramel Syn: cover, coat; ice, frost 3) …

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