Definition of Paint


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


  • apply a liquid to
    e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil
  • make a painting of
    "He painted his mistress many times"
  • apply paint to
    coat with paint
    "We painted the rooms yellow"
  • make a painting
    "he painted all day in the garden"
    "He painted a painting of the garden"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble paint

45 unscramble word found using the letters paint.

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