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Definition of "lacquering" [lac•quer•ing]

  • Present participle of lacquer. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lacquering" in a sentence
  • "Buddhas, contemplative and priceless, locked in wonderful Burmese cabinets, strange ornaments of brass and perfume-burners from India, mandarin robes of peacock-blue, and tiny caskets of that violet lacquering which is one of the lost arts of Japan."
  • "Two birds fly among peonies on a box made with a lacquering technique that can take more than a year to complete."
  • "But never over-use them; "lacquering" can destroy the hair's natural fibers."
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