What does the word glaze mean?

Usage examples for glaze

  1. A coat of the liquid, which goes with it, will glaze it over in good shape. – Natural and Artificial Duck Culture by James Rankin
  2. The slope was a steep glaze of ice, and down it they coasted, running into tree- trunks and rocks that threatened to wrench the sleds and injure the dogs and men. – Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North by Fullerton Waldo
  3. A little farther on two more men are dipping the top surfaces of the diamonds into an earthenware bowl full of yellow " cream," which will glaze and colour them, all in one. – In the Tail of the Peacock by Isabel Savory