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glazed drunk

Very intoxicated. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were glazed drunk.
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glazed over

Very intoxicated. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were glazed over.
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glaze over

1. To coat something with a glaze. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "glaze" and "over." After we take the cake out of the oven, we'll glaze it over.
2. To become covered in something that is shiny and resembles a glaze, often ice. It looks like the street glazed over last night, so be careful out there.
3. To begin to look lifeless or dull. Typically used to describe someone's eyes. Your eyes have glazed over—did you work another 18-hour shift today?
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glaze over

 
1. Lit. [for something] to be covered over with a coat of something cloudy or ice. The roads glazed over and became very dangerous. The street is glazed over badly.
2. Fig. [for one's eyes] to assume a dull, bored appearance, signifying an inability to concentrate or a lack of sleep. My eyes glaze over when I hear all those statistics.
See also: glaze, over

glaze over

v.
1. To cover the surface of something with a glaze or similar substance: We glazed the cake over with chocolate frosting. The pastry chef glazed over doughnuts with hazelnut creme. The road was dangerously glazed over with frost.
2. To come to appear expressionless or lifeless: Her eyes glazed over when we talked about her last book. His expression always glazes over when he gets bored.
See also: glaze, over

glazed (drunk)

and glazed (over)
mod. alcohol intoxicated. She has had too much. She’s glazed drunk.
See also: drunk, glaze

glazed over

verb
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glazed

verb
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The ice tray as a glaze holder was a new one for me--so practical for the classroom
Flame impingement causes the glaze to flux or melt to a greater degree in this asymmetrical area; in this instance the glaze is being fired beyond its maturing range, while other parts of the pot are receiving indirect heat and are melting normally.
Investigation of the glass-mass interaction mechanism revealed the following factors: chemical composition of the glaze and mass of the fragment, their physical properties (wetting ability, glaze viscosity, surface tension) and firing conditions--temperature, holding period, and environment.
Before application a check on the effect of solubility was made by precipitating the soluble colorants in the glaze.
It's the same glaze you nd on Jian ware teabowls, which were much in demand during the Song Dynasty, the black contrasting well with the light colour of the whisked tea that was drunk from them.
This leads to increased water migration from the donut to its glaze, resulting in the donut drying out very quickly.
This new iFrogz Glaze is a protective case for iPhone that features a handy mirror, while leaving the camera and ports open and accessible.
Elaborating on Crystalline Glazes, ceramist Beth Peterson on her website elaborates, "The glaze on a fired pot is an amorphous super-cooled liquid.
Whether you're looking for fresh ideas, expanding your palette or exploring new techniques, Glazes and Glazing Finishing Techniques provides a wealth of information, instruction and inspiration you'll be able to use for years to come.
However, you will need a good bit of patience since each finish entails multiple layers of glaze and careful applications of masking tape.
Reduce heat to medium and cook, stirring, until well combined and glaze has thickened, about 10 minutes.
This pre-glaze, unlike the conventional hot apricot glaze which is applied after baking, allows the real taste of the pastry and filling to come through.
Other products in the studio line include metallic glazes, available in gold, copper, silver, bronze and pearlescent; latex texture-sand finish, which can be tinted with Benjamin Moore Color Preview colorants or top coated with a glaze mixture; chalkboard paint; glitter effect and glow-in-the-dark paint.
total), fat trimmed About 6 tablespoons spice rub (recipes follow) 1 1/3 cups glaze (recipes follow)
A bucket of transparent glaze is available for dipping mugs and bowls when these will be used with food or beverages.