The word “lacquer” has 2 syllables: lac-quer.

It's pronounced as /ˈlækər/.

What is synonym and antonym for lacquer?

In the thesaurus, “lacquer” has 5 synonyms and 2 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for lacquer along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for lacquer

Antonyms for lacquer

  • roughen
  • ruffle

Meanings of lacquer

  • noun
    1. A glossy, resinous material used as a surface coating; either a natural exudation of certain trees, or a solution of nitrocellulose in alcohol, etc.
    2. A similar finish, baked onto the inside of cans.
  • verb
    1. To apply a lacquer to something or to give something a smooth, glossy finish.

Example Sentences

  • The craftsman applied a glossy lacquer to the wooden furniture, enhancing its appearance.
  • She admired the intricate design on the ancient vase, protected by a layer of shiny lacquer.
  • The artist carefully brushed a layer of lacquer onto the canvas to achieve a unique texture in the painting.
  • The antique cabinet had a beautiful, well-preserved lacquer finish that showcased its historical value.
  • Before the exhibition, the curator ensured each sculpture received a protective coat of lacquer to maintain its vibrancy.

On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to lacquer, such as: coat, glaze, gloss, polish, roughen, ruffle, varnish.

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