Varnish vs Megilp - What's the difference?

varnish | megilp |


As nouns the difference between varnish and megilp

is that varnish is a type of paint with a solvent that evaporates to leave a hard, transparent, glossy film while megilp is (arts) a medium for oil painting, consisting of linseed oil mixed with turpentine or mastic varnish.

As a verb varnish

is to apply varnish.

varnish

English

Noun

(es)
  • A type of paint with a solvent that evaporates to leave a hard, transparent, glossy film.
  • Anything resembling such a paint; glossy appearance.
  • * Macaulay
  • the varnish of the holly and ivy
  • (by extension) A deceptively showy appearance.
  • * Shakespeare
  • And set a double varnish on the fame / The Frenchman gave you.

    Verb

    (es)
  • To apply varnish.
  • To cover up with varnish.
  • To gloss over a defect.
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    megilp

    English

    (wikipedia megilp)

    Alternative forms

    * magilp, magilph * megilph

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (arts) A medium for oil painting, consisting of linseed oil mixed with turpentine or mastic varnish.