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  Definition of paint
  1. a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating
  2. makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks
  3. (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court; "he hit a jump shot from the top of the key"; "he dominates play in the paint"
  4. apply paint to; coat with paint; "We painted the rooms yellow"
  5. apply a liquid to; e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil
  6. make a painting of; "He painted his mistress many times"
  7. make a painting; "he painted all day in the garden"; "He painted a painting of the garden"
Similar Words: rouge, blusher, key

 

Hyponyms: acrylic, acrylic paint, coat of paint, distemper, enamel, encaustic, finger paint, fingerpaint, house paint, housepaint, oil paint, semigloss, spray paint, varnish, water-base paint, grain, repaint, airbrush, prime, ground, undercoat, finger-paint, stipple, bodypaint, fresco, charge, shade, fill in, watercolour, watercolor

 

Part Meronyms: basketball court

 

Derivational Morphology: blush, crimson, flush, redden, rouge, painter, painting, house painting, picture

 

Anagrams: inapt

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: pikturon   Bosnian: farba and farbati  
Breton: liva   Catalan: pintar  
Chinese: 油漆   Croatian: slikati  
Dutch: schilderen and verf and verven   Esperanto: farbo and pentri  
Finnish: maalata and maali   French: peindre and peinture  
German: bemalen and Farbe and malen   Greek: βάφω and ζωγραφίζω  
Hungarian: fest and festék   Icelandic: mála and málning  
Ido: farbizar and farbo   Indonesian: cat  
Interlingua: tinta   Italian: dipingere and vernice and verniciare  
Japanese: ペンキ and 塗る   Korean: 페인트  
Kurdish: boyax   Latvian: krāsa and krāsot  
Malay: cat   Maltese: żebgħa  
Norwegian: male and maling   Polish: farba and malować  
Portuguese: pintar and tinta   Russian: красить and краска and рисовать  
Serbian: boja and bojiti and slikati   Spanish: pintar and pintura  
Swedish: färg and måla   Telugu: రంగు  
 
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