Synonyms of coating


1. coating, coat, covering

usage: a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"

2. coating, finish, finishing, decorativeness

usage: a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance); "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"

3. coating, fabric, cloth, material, textile

usage: a heavy fabric suitable for coats

4. application, coating, covering, manual labor, manual labour

usage: the work of applying something; "the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"; "a complete bleach requires several applications"; "the surface was ready for a coating of paint";


1. coat, surface, cover

usage: put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"

2. coat, dress, clothe, enclothe, garb, raiment, tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparel

usage: cover or provide with a coat

3. coat, cake, cover, spread over

usage: form a coat over; "Dirt had coated her face"

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Definition and meaning of coating (Dictionary)