Synonyms for coating

Synonyms for (noun) coating

Synonyms: covering, application, coating

Definition: the work of applying something

Usage: the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine; a complete bleach requires several applications; the surface was ready for a coating of paint;

Similar words: manual labor, manual labour

Definition: labor done with the hands


Synonyms: coat, coating

Definition: a thin layer covering something

Usage: a second coat of paint

Similar words: covering

Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)


Synonyms: coating

Definition: a heavy fabric suitable for coats

Similar words: fabric, material, cloth, textile

Definition: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

Usage: the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent; woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC; she measured off enough material for a dress


Synonyms: finish, finishing, coating

Definition: a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)

Usage: the boat had a metallic finish; he applied a coat of a clear finish; when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly

Similar words: decorativeness

Definition: an appearance that serves to decorate and make something more attractive