verb (1)
\ ˈglōz How to pronounce gloze (audio) \
glozed; glozing

Definition of gloze

 (Entry 1 of 2)


verb (2)
glozed; glozing

Definition of gloze (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

: gloss entry 2 sense 1 often used with over

First Known Use of gloze

Verb (1)

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Verb (2)

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gloze

Verb (1)

Middle English glosen to gloss, flatter, from glose gloss

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“Gloze.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 22 January 2020.

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