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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Colors all or part of (a surface) by or as if by applying a pigment.

Usage examples (38)
  • TC Moses - The title paints a picture of a place that many of us want to escape to when life beats you down.
  • How life-like the portrait which the word paints for us!
  • Media spin paints it as effective and pleasant for those contained.
  • But the historical portrait Layton paints is far fuzzier in reality. for more
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