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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A watercolor executed with opaque watercolors mixed with gum.

Usage examples (34)
  • The standout image, though, was an 11 by 14 inch painting in gouache by Brian Floca from his "Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11."
  • For S. Paolo, in Verona, Francesco painted a panel-picture in gouache, which is very beautiful, and another, also most beautiful, for the
  • Illustrator Stephanie Buscema has that perfect “retro cute” thing going on with paintings of children, skillfully rendered in gouache.
  • They sell Holbein gouache which is very good paint as is Schmincke Horadam. for more
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  • Everybody said "Gosh!" (an exclamation) when we saw the artist's unique use of "gouache" (painting style with opaque watercolors). A "gauche" is an awkward remark, a "gaucho" is an Argentinean cowboy.
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