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glaze (verb) cover a surface with a shiny sheet or coat; cover food items with syrup of sugar for a shiny look.
When you cover pottery with any substance to make them look shiny you glaze them. When you cover a board with a shiny coat you glaze it. Shiny sheets of paper are used to give book covers a shiny look by pasting them over the covers. Food items are glazed with sugar syrup to make them look shiny.
- The cover of the hardbound dictionary is glazed with a shiny sheet to make the cover look shiny.
- Before the potter glazed the cups and saucers, they looked dull and unattractive and once he glazed them, there was a big transformation. They looked brilliant.