Enamel vs. Glaze

Enamel vs. Glaze — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Enamel and Glaze

Enamelnoun

A vitreous, usually opaque, protective or decorative coating baked on metal, glass, or ceramic ware.

Glazenoun

A thin smooth shiny coating.

Enamelnoun

An object having such a coating, as in a piece of cloisonné.

Glazenoun

A thin glassy coating of ice.

Enamelnoun

A coating that dries to a hard glossy finish

nail enamel.

Glazenoun

A coating of colored, opaque, or transparent material applied to ceramics before firing.

Enamelnoun

A paint that dries to a hard glossy finish.

Glazenoun

A coating, as of syrup, applied to food.

Enamelnoun

(Anatomy) The hard, calcareous substance covering the exposed portion of a tooth.

Glazenoun

A transparent coating applied to the surface of a painting to modify the color tones.

Enamelverb

To coat, inlay, or decorate with enamel.

Glazenoun

A glassy film, as one over the eyes.

Enamelverb

To give a glossy or brilliant surface to.

Glazeverb

To fit, furnish, or secure with glass

glaze a window.

Enamelverb

To adorn with a brightly colored surface.

Glazeverb

To apply a glaze to

glaze a doughnut.glaze pottery.

Enamelnoun

An opaque, glassy coating baked onto metal or ceramic objects.

Glazeverb

To coat or cover thinly with ice.

Enamelnoun

A coating that dries to a hard, glossy finish.

Glazeverb

To give a smooth lustrous surface to.

Enamelnoun

The hard covering on the exposed part of a tooth.

Glazeverb

To be or become glazed or glassy

His eyes glazed over from boredom.

Enamelnoun

A cosmetic intended to give the appearance of a smooth and beautiful complexion.

Glazeverb

To form a glaze.

Enamelverb

(transitive) To coat or decorate with enamel.

Glazenoun

(ceramics) The vitreous coating of pottery or porcelain; anything used as a coating or color in glazing. See glaze (transitive verb).

Enamelverb

(transitive) To variegate with colours, as if with enamel.

Glazenoun

A transparent or semi-transparent layer of paint.

Enamelverb

(transitive) To form a glossy surface like enamel upon.

to enamel card paper; to enamel leather or cloth

Glazenoun

A smooth edible coating applied to food.

Enamelverb

(transitive) To disguise with cosmetics, as a woman's complexion.

Glazenoun

(meteorology) A smooth coating of ice formed on objects due to the freezing of rain; glaze ice.

Enamelnoun

hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth

Glazenoun

Broth reduced by boiling to a gelatinous paste, and spread thinly over braised dishes.

Enamelnoun

a colored glassy compound (opaque or partially opaque) that is fused to the surface of metal or glass or pottery for decoration or protection

Glazenoun

A glazing oven; glost oven.

Enamelnoun

a paint that dries to a hard glossy finish

Glazeverb

(transitive) To install windows.

Enamelnoun

any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze

Glazeverb

To apply a thin, transparent layer of coating.

Enamelverb

coat, inlay, or surface with enamel

Glazeverb

(intransitive) To become glazed or glassy.

Glazeverb

(intransitive) For eyes to take on an uninterested appearance.

Glazenoun

any of various thin shiny (savory or sweet) coatings applied to foods

Glazenoun

a glossy finish on a fabric

Glazenoun

coating for fabrics, ceramics, metal, etc.

Glazeverb

coat with a glaze;

the potter glazed the dishes

Glazeverb

become glassy or take on a glass-like appearance;

Her eyes glaze over when she is bored

Glazeverb

furnish with glass;

glass the windows

Glazeverb

coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze