(Woodworking) To apply veneer.
To coat or finish with shellac.
To palliate is to make something less painful or unpleasant, or to calm fears.
Gloss is defined as to make or become shiny, or to hide.
To apply a glaze to:
To arrive at or attain the end of:
To lessen or appear to lessen the seriousness or extent of (an offense, for example), especially by providing partial excuses:
To coat, inlay, or decorate with enamel.
To cover with a coat of some material
The definition of adorn means to decorate or add beauty to a person or thing.
To complete or embellish (a piece of writing, etc.); finish; perfect
To increase gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity:
To serve as a surface to be coated with paint:
To make (something disagreeable) seem more acceptable or less unpleasant, as by using flattery, euphemism, etc.
To coat with a gold color
To misrepresent, especially by distortion or exaggeration:
Strip is defined as to remove clothing or covering or take something away from a person or thing.
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Find another word for varnishes. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for varnishes, like: veneers, stains, shellacs, palliates, glosses, glazes, finishes, extenuates, enamels, embellishes and coats.