- 1[usually passive] silver something to cover the surface of something with a thin layer of silver or something that looks like silver
- 2silver something (especially literary) to make something become bright like silver Moonlight was silvering the countryside.
NAmE//ˈsɪlvər//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they silver
he / she / it silvers
past simple silvered
-ing form silvering