shellac

suomi-englanti sanakirja

shellac englannista suomeksi

  1. lakata sellakalla, lakata

  2. sellakka

  1. Substantiivi

  2. sellakka

  3. Verbi

  4. lakata

shellac englanniksi

  1. A processed secretion of the lac insect, ''lacca''; used in polishes, varnishes etc.

  2. A beating; a thrashing.

  3. To coat with shellac.

  4. To beat; to thrash.

  5. To inflict a heavy defeat upon.

  6. 1987 Will|George F. Will, ''The New Season: A Spectator's Guide to the 1988 Election'' (Simon and Schuster), p. 21:

  7. In 1964 Goldwater ran rambunctiously, flat-out against government. He got shellacked.
  8. 1987 McCarver|Tim McCarver and Ray Robinson, ''Oh, Baby, I Love It!'' (Villard Books), p. 220:

  9. In another the Mets were shellacked, 9-1, with a stray ninth-inning home run by Strawberry after two outs, preventing a shutout.