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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A liquid mixture, usually of a solid pigment in a liquid vehicle, used as a decorative or protective coating. Also: to apply a liquid pigmented mixture to a surface.

Usage examples (37)
  • The painter should not paint what he sees, but what will be seen.
  • He dominates play in the paint
  • ” with a rising inflection; parallel to these forms are sel (falling) “black paint, ” sel (rising) “paint it!
  • C fake brick paint scheme ain’t workin…..paint it all grey! for more
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