un·​glazed | \ ˌən-ˈglāzd How to pronounce unglazed (audio) \

Definition of unglazed

: not coated with a glossy or lustrous surface or finish : not glazed unglazed porcelain unglazed tiles

Examples of unglazed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Classic brown accents can bridge the gap between traditional and modern, layering the warmth of natural leather, plant dyes, untreated wool, unglazed clay pottery, and rusted metal accents. Christine Lennon, Sunset Magazine, 19 Apr. 2022 Four unglazed clay balls were among items excavated at the ruins of Hachioji Castle around 1960, said Iwata. Emiko Jozuka, CNN, 24 Feb. 2022 Muted finishes, like unglazed tile and stone that will patina with time, and colors drawn from the surroundings play into the nature. Christine Lennon, Sunset Magazine, 3 Feb. 2022 Generally speaking, your meatloaf should spend most of its time in the oven (think 40 to 45 minutes) uncovered and unglazed, in order to get loads of delicious crustiness on the top of the loaf itself. Marygrace Taylor, SELF, 13 Nov. 2021 Note that flat-sheen paint works best to replicate the look of unglazed encaustic or cement tile. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 12 Aug. 2021 Then the paper was placed on an unglazed surface and sponged off, leaving the ceramic pigment behind. Helaine Fendelman And Joe Rosson, Star Tribune, 27 July 2021 Keep in mind that small-format tiles will be easier to work with, and make sure unglazed tiles are properly sealed to make cleaning your table easier. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 6 Apr. 2021 As his mother makes it, the dish is cooked in an unglazed pot that was first soaked in water. BostonGlobe.com, 30 Mar. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unglazed

1599, in the meaning defined above

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10 May 2022

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“Unglazed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unglazed. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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