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paint

paint

 
 
pronunciation:
peInt
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a liquid that is used on surfaces to give color or protect the surface.
I used blue paint in my room.
 
similar words:
coat, shade, stain, wash
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: painted, painting, paints
definition 1: to cover with paint.
We painted the outside of the house white.
similar words:
brush, sponge, stain
definition 2: to make a picture or design using paint.
An artist painted a picture of my mother.
 
similar words:
draw, picture, represent
derivation: paintless (adj.)
Word Builder: paint +
  • paintbrush:
    a brush used for painting.
  • painter:
    a person who paints.
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