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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?
See also: glaze, over

glazed

slang Very intoxicated. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were really glazed!
See also: glaze

glazed drunk

Very intoxicated. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were glazed drunk.
See also: drunk, glaze

glazed over

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

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
See also: glaze, over

glazed

verb
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Caption: Ice trays are great for holding, mixing and transporting glazes.
Glazes containing manganese dioxide, which decomposes at 1112[degrees]F and liberates oxygen at 1976[degrees]F, can exit as a gas through the molten glaze causing a blister.
Mineralogical and radiographic studies prove that two types of crystal formations are distinguished in zinc glazes: microcrystalline zinc aluminate--halite Zn[Al.sub.2][O.sub.4], which provides for dullness of the glaze, and coarse-grained zinc silicate--willemite.
Despite technical difficulties the subject of hard luster glazes has always tempted the ceramic artist.
While black-glazed wares were made in China from a much earlier period, the type of glaze you can see on this pot is typical of Jian wares of northern Fujian province; although it has deteriorated in places through burial, you can still see how beautiful it is.
A key benefit of Ulrick & Short's starches is that they are supplied in powder form and can be stored at ambient temperature for up to two years - a massive advantage over both egg, milk and other commercial glazes. Simple to dissolve in cold water, the glazes are suitable for use in both craft bakeries and with automated applications.
The crystal formations maybe the extension of a natural process but only a technically proficient ceramist can control the firing process to harvest crystals on the bed of the primary glaze.
Benjamin Moore has launched Studio Finishes, a new series of products offering glaze and artistic surface effects for interior painting.
Targeted at the meat and butchery markets, and the catering and food service sectors, the high quality glazes will bring added value to a wide range of meat and poultry products.
This outside work area is adjacent to the pottery building where the potter's wheels, kilns, and stockpile of clay and glazes are housed.
Pack of three sea sponges, pounds 7.99 and coloured glazes, pounds 4.99 each for 300ml bottle, all from The Stencil Store, Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow.
Pricing on Sango's latest introductions, Soviero said, is sharper than ever before: $59.99 for a 20-piece set featuring the reactive glaze and $49.99 for a 20-piece set of in-glaze patterns.
The growing popularity of electric resistance melting led to the development of low temperature glazes and specialty glazes, which were developed to help deal with other unique applications, such as the sealed systems of low-pressure casting.
The glazes tend to remain within the quiet gray/white/brown/black range, with a deep-porcelain blue the only emphatic chromatic element.
The glazes consumed by patients 1 and 3 were 25%-29% and 43% lead by weight, respectively.