American English

Definition of shellac verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they shellac
    he / she / it shellacs
    past simple shellacked
    -ing form shellacking
    jump to other results
  1. 1shellac something to cover something with shellac
  2. 2[usually passive] shellac somebody (informal) to defeat someone very easily The Republicans got shellacked in the election.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: shellac

Other results

All matches