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Definition of silver verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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