Synonyms of coating
layerDictionary • We put on the second coating of lacquer.
layer • A fresh layer of snow covered the street.
covering • Sawdust was used as a hygienic floor covering.
finish • The finish of the woodwork was excellent.
skin • Stir the custard occasionally to prevent a skin forming.
sheet • a sheet of ice
coat • The front door needs a new coat of paint.
blanket • The mud disappeared under a blanket of snow.
membrane • the mucous membrane
glaze • hand-painted tiles with decorative glazes
film • The sea is coated with a film of sewage.
veneer • bath panels fitted with a mahogany veneer
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blanketA blanket of something such as snow is a continuous layer of it which hides what is below or beyond it.
• The mud disappeared under a blanket of snow.
coatA coat of paint or varnish is a thin layer of it on a surface.
• The front door needs a new coat of paint.
coveringA covering is a layer of something that protects or hides something else.
• Sawdust was used as a hygienic floor covering.
Thesaurus for coating from the Collins English Thesaurus
a layer or film spread over a surface for protection or decoration
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