Noun(1) lac purified by heating and filtering; usually in thin orange or yellow flakes but sometimes bleached white(2) a thin varnish made by dissolving lac in ethanol; used to finish wood
Verb(1) cover with shellac
(1) Nobody wants to hear how badly your team will shellac its opponents, especially before the game even starts.(2) However, the wax used is derived from natural sources like food-grade shellac , which comes from the secretion of a lac bug, it is pointed out.(3) He also offers an edible alternative, though it may peel and get mouldy if you don't shellac it, since basically you're making pie filling without any sugar or fruit.(4) Whether you choose to paint, stain, shellac , or just leave the natural color depends on the type of wood from which you built the project and how you want it to weather.(5) New biocontrol coatings for fruit are being made of reformulated shellac and sucrose ester, a compound derived by combining sugar with a fatty acid.(6) And yesterday, when some 22 lives were taken from their owners and their families and all who loved them, I felt deeply ashamed: because after the initial shock I felt nothing, as if my skin had been shellacked over.(7) Boots that have been enameled or shellacked can only be treated with hot wax after they have been thoroughly cleaned to remove the previous coating.(8) Fire the male team boss, because his team got shellacked by the girls?(9) The Easton Guys started off the weekend with a bang and found the zone offensively as the bats exploded for a 22-1 shellacking of the Hi-Lites from Okotoks, AB.(10) Expect no reprieve, as the stock market is likely to get shellacked next week by more languid earnings and deep-seated investor mistrust├ö├ç┬¬(11) Hillary Clinton called for an ideological truce within the Democratic Party, she was shellacked by liberal bloggers.(12) The defenders had been bombed and napalmed by Japanese airplanes, shellacked by Japanese artillery and doused with poison gas, and they had no ammunition of their own left to fight back.(13) It was the second straight shellacking Pierce has taken in a Grand Slam final.(14) When we conservatives got shellacked in 1964-with Goldwater losing 61 percent - 39 percent to Lyndon Johnson - we knew we had a lot of work ahead if we were going to educate the public to our views.(15) After the Lakers play the Pacers, you don't have representatives of both teams out arguing that their side shellacked the opposition.(16) The inevitable critical comparisons to his own power trio couldn't have been lost on him, but he nevertheless shellacked Opposition with the same sonic bleakness he reserves for himself.
(1) shellac varnish :: farnais Shellac
1. shellac varnish ::
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