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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A sheet, as of fabric or plastic, for protection against spills or dripping, used especially by painters.

Usage examples (27)
  • - I really REALLY need to get a "making stars" dropcloth.
  • It's perched on a small box covered by the canvas dropcloth.
  • "Tell you what," he said, setting down the folded dropcloth.
  • He held two brushes and a roller, and had a dropcloth under his arm. for more
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