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Synonyms for paint

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. paintverb

    color, tinge, tint, portray, represent, delineate, depict, sketch, describe

    daub, caricature, misportray, misrepresent, misdelineate, misdepict

Princeton's WordNet

  1. paint, pigmentnoun

    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

    "artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably"

    rouge, key, blusher, pigment

  2. key, paintnoun

    (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"

    samara, tonality, key, rouge, cay, headstone, pigment, blusher, keystone, key fruit, winder

  3. rouge, paint, blusherverb

    makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks

    rouge, key, blusher, pigment, blushing mushroom

  4. paintverb

    make a painting

    "he painted all day in the garden"; "He painted a painting of the garden"

  5. paintverb

    apply paint to; coat with paint

    "We painted the rooms yellow"

  6. paintverb

    make a painting of

    "He painted his mistress many times"

  7. paintverb

    apply a liquid to; e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. paintverb

    represent (by colors)

  2. paintverb

    color (with a pigment), coat with paint

  3. paintverb

    depict, delineate, describe, sketch, portray, pencil, set forth

  4. paintnoun

    pigment, coloring matter

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. paintnoun

    pigment, cosmetic, rouge

  2. paintverb

    delineate, portray, lim, depict, picture, sketch

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "paint":

    painting, paints, paintings, pintar, painted, lacquer, repaint

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  1. Katrina Henry:

    I don’t drink, i like to paint. I like to draw. I work out. I was a cheerleader throughout high school. I had an internship. I did research with my professor, and always had at least two jobs. I have considered myself a very successful person.

  2. Francisco Toledo:

    My parents are migrants ; I'm more from the city than the country, but I always knew what the country was, and from there comes what I paint, though I do not come from a primitive world.

  3. Elliot Urcuhuaranga:

    It's an invitation for taggers and graffiti artists to cover downtown Lima in paint, that's what they're going to do.

  4. Marylin Bardet:

    I am comfortable because I can read, I listen to music and go to the studio, i can paint uninterruptedly.

  5. Donald Williams:

    No, you can't paint me out as angry — I would say I was in a position where I had to be controlled, donald Williams is not Donald Williams just because he spoke up.

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