(värʹnĭsh) noun. 1. liquid preparation that forms a hard, shiny coating on wood etc, varnis, sampang: he applied another coat of varnish to the floor, dia menyapukan varnis selapis lagi pada lantai itu; 2. surface that has been painted with varnish, permukaan varnis: there were scratches on the varnish, ada calar-calar di permukaan varnis itu; 3. see NAIL VARNISH; transitive verb. cover with varnish or nail varnish, memvarnis: the painter was varnishing the doors, tukang cat itu sedang memvarnis pintu; she varnished her nails red, dia memvarnis kukunya dengan, warna merah; varnish over, menutup: there were disagreements between them but he tried to varnish them over, ada perselisihan antara mereka tetapi dia cuba menutupnya;
adjective. bervarnis: a varnished table, meja yang bervarnis.