shellack

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Noun[edit]

shellack (plural shellacks)

  1. a type of lac or varnish
  2. (informal, US) to get defeated in competition

Verb[edit]

shellack (third-person singular simple present shellacks, present participle shellacking, simple past and past participle shellacked)

  1. (transitive) to apply shellack to
  2. (informal, US) to beat repeatedly
  3. (informal, US) to defeat decisively

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