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lac·quer

lacquer

 
pronunciation:
lae kr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a liquid used on wood or metal to protect and make it shiny.
 
similar words:
polish
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: lacquers, lacquering, lacquered
definition: to coat with lacquer.
They will lacquer the table twice for a shiny finish.
similar words:
finish
derivation: lacquerer (n.)