\ 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 bun is made of two glazed doughnuts, which contains the chicken patty drizzled in ranch dressing and served with a side of patatas bravas. Ramsey Qubein, Forbes, 2 June 2021 After arriving home from the fields, Ms. Paredes changed and dashed out to pick up pizza, barbecue chicken and a tres leches cake, a sponge cake soaked in three kinds of milk and topped with glazed strawberries. Mark Abramson, New York Times, 9 May 2021 The glazed ceramic surface showcases a geometric design with metallic accents. Maria V. Charbonneaux, Better Homes & Gardens, 15 Apr. 2021 To assemble, fill each crepe with 3 tablespoons yogurt and about a 1/4 cup of glazed berries. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, 10 Apr. 2021 Like the Assyrian palace reliefs of charioteers or banqueters, a colorful glazed relief of a striding lion taken from the brick walls of Babylon’s main street embeds an image of power in the very stuff of the city’s construction. Los Angeles Times, 21 Apr. 2021 Both wooden cabins feature sloped undersides due to the steep terrain, while one large glazed wall in place of windows makes the most of the forest views. David Nikel, Forbes, 10 Apr. 2021 Delivery is free for many plants, including the $17 Altman succulent garden in a 5.5-inch glazed clay dish. oregonlive, 31 Mar. 2021 John leaned in to the house’s heritage, ingeniously mixing old and new—for example, by keeping a 17th-century window that looks out on the serene landscape to the east but inserting modern triple-glazed glass to the west. Spencer Bailey, Town & Country, 27 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of glazed

1540, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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12 Jun 2021

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“Glazed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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