Definition of Painter. Meaning of Painter. Synonyms of Painter

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Definition of Painter

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Poonah painting Poo"nah paint`ing [From Poona, in Bombay Province, India.] A style of painting, popular in England in the 19th century, in which a thick opaque color is applied without background and with scarcely any shading, to thin paper, producing flowers, birds, etc., in imitation of Oriental work. Note: Hence: Poonah brush, paper, painter, etc.
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Painter Paint"er (p[=a]nt"[~e]r), n. [OE, pantere a noose, snare, F. panti[`e]re, LL. panthera, L. panther a hunting net, fr. Gr. panqh`ra; pa^s all + qh`r beast; cf. Ir. painteir a net, gin, snare, Gael. painntear.] (Naut.) A rope at the bow of a boat, used to fasten it to anything. --Totten.
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Painter Paint"er, n. [Corrupt. of panther.] (Zo["o]l.) The panther, or puma. [A form representing an illiterate pronunciation, U. S.] --J. F. Cooper.
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Puma Pu"ma (p[=u]"m[.a]), n. [Peruv. puma.] (Zo["o]l.) A large American carnivore (Felis concolor), found from Canada to Patagonia, especially among the mountains. Its color is tawny, or brownish yellow, without spots or stripes. Called also catamount, cougar, American lion, mountain lion, and panther or painter.
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Note: Boat is much used either adjectively or in combination; as, boat builder or boatbuilder; boat building or boatbuilding; boat hook or boathook; boathouse; boat keeper or boatkeeper; boat load; boat race; boat racing; boat rowing; boat song; boatlike; boat-shaped. Advice boat. See under Advice. Boat hook (Naut.), an iron hook with a point on the back, fixed to a long pole, to pull or push a boat, raft, log, etc. --Totten. Boat rope, a rope for fastening a boat; -- usually called a painter. In the same boat, in the same situation or predicament. [Colloq.] --F. W. Newman.

Meaning of Painter from wikipedia

- painter, color is not simply divided into basic (primary) and derived (complementary or mixed) colors (like red, blue, green, brown, etc.). Painters deal...
- Corel Painter is a raster-based digital art application created to simulate as accurately as possible the appearance and behavior of traditional media...
- Robert Norman Ross (October 29, 1942 – July 4, 1995) was an American painter, art instructor, and television host. He was the creator and host of The...
- Painterliness is a concept based on the German term malerisch (painterly), a word po****rized by Swiss art historian Heinrich Wölfflin (1864–1945) to help...
- Curtis Jeffrey Painter (born June 24, 1985) is a former American football quarterback. He pla**** college football for the Purdue Boilermakers and was...
- Richard William Painter (born October 3, 1961) is an American lawyer, professor, and political candidate. He is the S. Walter Richey Professor of Corporate...
- The Number Painter, also known as The Mad Painter, was the title character of a series of comedy live-action films produced for the children's television...
- house painter and decorator is a tradesman responsible for the painting and decorating of buildings, and is also known as a decorator or house painter. The...
- painter is a rope that is attached to the bow of a dinghy, or other small boat, and used for tying up or towing. Ideally, the length of the painter should...
- is a British painter, specialising in portraits. In 1973, at the age of 22, he became the youngest commissioned royal portrait painter in almost 200...
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