Japan - (n.) Work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner; also, the varnish or lacquer used in japanning.
Japan - (a.) Of or pertaining to Japan, or to the lacquered work of that country; as, Japan ware.
Japan - (v. t.) To cover with a coat of hard, brilliant varnish, in the manner of the Japanese; to lacquer.
Japan - (v. t.) To give a glossy black to, as shoes.
Japanned - (imp. & p. p.) of Japan
Japanning - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Japan
Japanese - (a.) Of or pertaining to Japan, or its inhabitants.
Japanese - (n. sing. & pl.) A native or inhabitant of Japan; collectively, the people of Japan.
Japanese - (n. sing. & pl.) The language of the people of Japan.
Japanned - (a.) Treated, or coated, with varnish in the Japanese manner.
Japanner - (n.) One who varnishes in the manner of the Japanese, or one skilled in the art.
Japanner - (n.) A bootblack.
Japanning - (n.) The art or act of varnishing in the Japanese manner.
Japannish - (a.) After the manner of the Japanese; resembling japanned articles.
Japan - —n. Hard usu. Black varnish, orig. From japan. —v. (-nn-) 1 varnish with japan. 2 make black and glossy. [japan in e. Asia]
Japanese - —n. (pl. Same) 1 a native or national of japan. B person of japanese descent. 2 language of japan. —adj. Of japan, its people, or its language.
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