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Definition of Painting
PaintingPaint Paint (p[=a]nt), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Painted; p. pr. &
vb. n. Painting.] [OE. peinten, fr. F. peint, p. p. of
peindre to paint, fr. L. pingere, pictum; cf. Gr. poiki`los
many-colored, Skr. pi[,c] to adorn. Cf. Depict, Picture,
1. To cover with coloring matter; to apply paint to; as, to
paint a house, a signboard, etc.
Jezebel painted her face and tired her head. --2
Kings ix. 30.
2. Fig.: To color, stain, or tinge; to adorn or beautify with
colors; to diversify with colors.
Not painted with the crimson spots of blood. --Shak.
Cuckoo buds of yellow hue Do paint the meadows with
3. To form in colors a figure or likeness of on a flat
surface, as upon canvas; to represent by means of colors
or hues; to exhibit in a tinted image; to portray with
paints; as, to paint a portrait or a landscape.
4. Fig.: To represent or exhibit to the mind; to describe
vividly; to delineate; to image; to depict.
Disloyal? The word is too good to paint out her
If folly grow romantic, I must paint it. --Pope.
Syn: To color; picture; depict; portray; delineate; sketch;
draw; describe. PaintingPainting Paint"ing, n.
1. The act or employment of laying on, or adorning with,
paints or colors.
2. (Fine Arts) The work of the painter; also, any work of art
in which objects are represented in color on a flat
surface; a colored representation of any object or scene;
3. Color laid on; paint. [R.] --Shak.
4. A depicting by words; vivid representation in words.
Syn: See Picture.
Meaning of Painting from wikipedia
is the practice
paint, pigment, color
or other medium
to a solid surface
(called the "matrix" or "support"). The medium
- Oil painting
is the process
with a medium
oil as the binder. Commonly
oils include linseed
With is the tenth
and most recent studio album
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19, 2016. The album
- Ceiling Painting
is a 1966 conceptual artwork
by the ****anese artist
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frame, a metal...
is a 1942 oil on canvas painting
by Edward Hopper
in a downtown diner
late at night
as viewed through
- The Painting
(French: Le Tableau) is a 2011 French animated
by Jean-François Laguionie. For mysterious
reasons, a Painter
has left a work...
- Cave paintings
are a type of parietal
art (which category
petroglyphs, or engravings), found
on the wall or ceilings
of caves. The term...
- Landscape painting
, also known
art, is the depiction
of natural scenery
such as mountains, valleys, trees, rivers, and forests, especially...
of a Painting
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- The Lost Painting
: The Quest
for a Caravaggio Masterpiece
is a non-fiction book by the author
of A Civil
Harr. The book traces
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