mordant - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "mordant" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

mordant / протрава, морилка, протравка
имя существительное
mordant, pickle
имя прилагательное
caustic, pungent, acrid, corrosive, tart, mordant
caustic, biting, acrimonious, waspish, incisive, mordant
caustic, poignant, prickly, barbed, sharp, mordant
имя прилагательное
(especially of humor) having or showing a sharp or critical quality; biting.
a mordant sense of humor
имя существительное
a substance, typically an inorganic oxide, that combines with a dye or stain and thereby fixes it in a material.
In order to get the color to stick well on the fiber, the wool was usually pretreated with a metal compound called a mordant; common mordants , still used in craft dying, are compounds of aluminum, iron, copper, tin, and chromium.
impregnate or treat (a fabric) with a mordant.
The yarn would usually be mordanted with oxalic acid from wood sorrel, iron, or even an alkaline solution made from stale urine.
They were also more convenient to use because no mordant was required to set the color on wool or silk, although a mordant was still required when dyeing cotton.
Alum has also been long used as a mordant in dyeing.
Both directors' films are shot through with a mordant humour which echoes the essential Dublin.
His pessimism about human nature and emphasis on mordant criticism of failings among the clergy, however, were not typical of all humanists.
Although somewhat bleak, it is a graceful affair, lovingly crafted, deeply felt, and spiked with mordant cleverness.
The book, by being both depressing and exhilarating gave mordant insight into the Edinburgh housing projects where the writer grew up.
There are many - too many - first-person accounts of illness but because she doesn't seek to entertain us we are spared the improbable levity and mordant wit that have become standard.
Aron had become rather mordant , and she thought it essential that he gain some cheer before the long walk home.
Though they total no more than about 35,000 words, his 12 mordant tales are little aerial masterpieces about social change, aging and divorce.
There is an amount of mordant humour surrounding the shocking murders.