ebonizing


ebonizing
ebonize (Amer.) 'eb·on·ize || 'ebənaɪz v. stain something (such as furniture) in black, make black; make something look like ebony (also ebonise)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ebonizing — Ebonize Eb on*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ebonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ebonizing}.] To make black, or stain black, in imitation of ebony; as, to ebonize wood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ebonize — Eb on*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ebonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ebonizing}.] To make black, or stain black, in imitation of ebony; as, to ebonize wood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ebonized — Ebonize Eb on*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ebonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ebonizing}.] To make black, or stain black, in imitation of ebony; as, to ebonize wood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ebonize — /eb euh nuyz /, v.t., ebonized, ebonizing. to stain or finish black in imitation of ebony. Also, esp. Brit., ebonise. [1875 80; EBON(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ebonize — [eb′ə nīz΄] vt. ebonized, ebonizing to blacken with paint or stain so as to make look like ebony …   English World dictionary


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