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varnish

see definition of varnish
  • verbadd a layer to; embellish
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Synonyms for varnish

verb add a layer to; embellish
  • gild
  • lacquer
  • adorn
  • coat
  • cover
  • decorate
  • enamel
  • finish
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • japan
  • luster
  • paint
  • polish
  • shellac
  • surface
  • veneer
  • wash
  • wax

Antonyms for varnish

  • dull
  • reveal
  • strip
  • uncover
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More words related to varnish

coat

noun. covering
  • bark
  • coating
  • crust
  • finish
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • lacquer
  • lamination
  • layer
  • overlay
  • painting
  • plaster
  • priming
  • roughcast
  • set
  • tinge
  • varnish
  • wash
  • whitewashing
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