glaze
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glaze(
gleyz
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (varnish)
a. el vidriado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The food was served in clay pots with a transparent glaze.La comida fue servida en ollas de barro recubiertas de un vidriado transparente.
2. (culinary)
a. el glaseado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Heat the apricot jam with a little water to make the glaze for the cake.Calienta la mermelada de durazno con un poco de agua para hacer el glaseado de la torta.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to coat with glaze)
a. vidriar
I was given a jewelry box glazed with black and red enamel.Me regalaron un joyero vidriado con esmalte negro y rojo.
4. (culinary)
a. glasear
The roast ham was glazed with honey and mustard.El jamón cocido estaba glaseado con miel y mostaza.
5. (to fit panes of glass to)
a. acristalar
We have asked for an estimate to glaze the veranda.Hemos pedido un presupuesto para acristalar la galería.
b. poner vidrios a
Converting the old barn involved glazing all the new windows.La reforma del viejo granero supuso poner vidrios a todas las ventanas nuevas.
c. poner cristales a
We'll move to the new house right after they glaze the windows.Nos mudaremos a la nueva casa en cuanto pongan cristales a las ventanas.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
6. (to lose brightness; often used with "over")
a. ponerse vidrioso
As he listened to the teacher's monotonous voice, the boy's eyes soon glazed over.Escuchando la voz monótona del profesor, pronto los ojos del niño se habían puesto vidriosos.
b. vidriarse
"Help me!" she said. Then her eyes glazed and she exhaled what would be her last breath."¡Ayúdame!" dijo. Después se le vidriaron los ojos y exhaló el que sería su último suspiro.
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glaze
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (on pottery)
a. el vidriado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (on pastry)
a. el glaseado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (window)
a. acristalar
4. (pottery)
a. vidriar
5. (pastry)
a. glasear
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
glaze [ɡleɪz]
noun
1 (on pottery) vidriado (m)
2 (Cookery) (on cake) glaseado (m)
transitive verb
1 [+window] poner vidrios or cristales a
2 [+pottery] vidriar
3 (Cookery) glasear
intransitive verb
to glaze over [+eyes] ponerse vidrioso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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