What does glair mean?

Definitions for glairglɛər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word glair.


  1. glair(Noun)

    Egg-white, especially as used in various industrial preparations.

  2. glair(Noun)

    Any viscous, slimy substance.

  3. glair(Verb)

    To smear with egg-white.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glair(adj)

    the white of egg. It is used as a size or a glaze in bookbinding, for pastry, etc

  2. Glair(adj)

    any viscous, transparent substance, resembling the white of an egg

  3. Glair(adj)

    a broadsword fixed on a pike; a kind of halberd

  4. Glair(verb)

    to smear with the white of an egg

  5. Origin: [F. glaire, glaire d'uf, the glair of an egg, prob. fr. L. clarus clear, bright. See Clear, a.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Glair

    glār, n. the clear part of an egg used as varnish: any viscous, transparent substance: mud.—v.t. to varnish with white of eggs.—adjs. Glair′y, Glair′eous, Glār′eous. [Fr. glaire—Low L. clara ovi, white of egg—L. clarus, clear.]

Anagrams for glair »

  1. argil, grail

  2. Argil


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glair in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glair in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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