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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 paint /ˈpent/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

 塗 塗料

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Paint v. t. [imp. & p. p. Painted; p. pr. & vb. n. Painting.]
 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 delight.   --Shak.
 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; as, to paint a political opponent as a traitor.
 The word is too good to paint out her wickedness.   --Shak.
    If folly grow romantic, I must paint it.   --Pope.
 Syn: -- To color; picture; depict; portray; delineate; sketch; draw; describe.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Paint, v. t.
 1. To practice the art of painting; as, the artist paints well.
 2. To color one's face by way of beautifying it.
    Let her paint an inch thick.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Paint, n.
 1. (a) A pigment or coloring substance. (b) The same prepared with a vehicle, as oil, water with gum, or the like, for application to a surface.
 2. A cosmetic; rouge.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 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: (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" [syn: key]
      3: makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the
         cheeks [syn: rouge, blusher]
      v 1: make a painting; "he painted all day in the garden"; "He
           painted a painting of the garden"
      2: apply paint to; coat with paint; "We painted the rooms
      3: make a painting of; "He painted his mistress many times"
      4: apply a liquid to; e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    Jezebel "painted her face" (2 Kings 9:30); and the practice of
    painting the face and the eyes seems to have been common (Jer.
    4:30; Ezek. 23:40). An allusion to this practice is found in the
    name of Job's daughter (42:14) Kerenhappuch (q.v.). Paintings in
    the modern sense of the word were unknown to the ancient Jews.