MORDANTING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Mordanting Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Mordant


• Mordant Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any sticky matter by which the gold leaf is made to adhere.
  2. (a.) Serving to fix colors.
  3. (a.) Biting; caustic; sarcastic; keen; severe.
  4. (v. t.) To subject to the action of, or imbue with, a mordant; as, to mordant goods for dyeing.
  5. (n.) Any corroding substance used in etching.
  6. (n.) Any substance, as alum or copperas, which, having a twofold attraction for organic fibers and coloring matter, serves as a bond of union, and thus gives fixity to, or bites in, the dyes.


Synonyms:
Black, Grim,

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