GRE Word List

GLAZE

cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery

The meaning of the word glaze is cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery.

Random words

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trimmake neat or tidy by clipping; reduce by removing what is unnecessary; ornament; decorate (round the edges); Ex. trim the cost; Ex. jacket trimmed with fur; N. ADJ: tidy; in good order
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scrupulousconscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
flashyshowy; gaudy; giving a momentary brilliance
lackadaisicallacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
bromideplatitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
deadpanwooden; impassive; with no show of feeling; with an expressionless face
lilliputianextremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
cursive(of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined