glazed

adjective
\ ˈglāzd How to pronounce glazed (audio) \

Definition of glazed

1 : covered or coated with a glaze glazed pottery glazed fish glazed doughnuts
2 : covered with or as if with a glassy film glazed eyes
3 : marked by lack of expression

Examples of glazed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The home meets passive-house standards to minimize energy consumption, using triple-glazed Internorm glass, mechanical ventilation with heat recovery system, rainwater collection, and a biodigester to recycle organic waste. Michael Kaminer, New York Times, 3 Aug. 2022 Underneath its cone-like spire sits a structure that includes glazed terra cotta, granite and limestone, according to information from the church. Domenica Bongiovanni, The Indianapolis Star, 2 Aug. 2022 For example, Capricorns, the classiest of them all, only deserve the best, which is why the cookbook suggests a glazed pecan cake for dessert. Monique Valeris, Good Housekeeping, 2 Aug. 2022 Ganzorigt continued the glazed trend this week with a grape-meets-lavender pearlescent shade on Bieber's nails. Ava Darrin, ELLE, 30 July 2022 Although this nail trend is worn primarily with sheer white nails as a base, the artist notes that glazed donut nails can also look nice when paired with any bold sheer or opaque color. Tiffany Dodson, Harper's BAZAAR, 28 July 2022 All of the bedrooms also come with glazed walls and some even open out onto the desert. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 15 July 2022 The show features some truly exquisite pieces, including incredible mosaics of archers and sphinxes made from glazed brick, and a pristine stone tablet bearing inscriptions in three languages. Los Angeles Times, 9 July 2022 These ceramic glazed pots will hold your baby succulent, cactus or other small plant. Kaitlin Madden, Good Housekeeping, 29 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of glazed

1540, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Last Updated

11 Aug 2022

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“Glazed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glazed. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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