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Varnish meaning
[vahr-nish]
Definitions of varnish is:
  • noun varnish
    a preparation consisting of resinous matter, as copal or lac, dissolved in an oil (oil varnish) or in alcohol (spirit varnish) or other volatile liquid. When applied to the surface of wood, metal, etc., it dries and leaves a hard, more or less glossy, usually transparent coating.
  • noun varnish
    the sap of certain trees, used for the same purpose (natural varnish)
  • noun varnish
    any of various other preparations similarly used, as one having India rubber, pyroxylin, or asphalt as its chief constituent.