Meaning of SILVER in English

SILVER

n.

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: sil · vered ; sil · ver · ing \ ' sil-v( ə -)ri ŋ \

Date: 14th century

1 a : to cover with silver (as by electroplating) b : to coat with a substance (as a metal) resembling silver

2 a : to give a silvery luster to b : to make white like silver

– sil · ver · er \ ' sil-v ə r- ə r \ noun

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