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KK Pronunciation

〔 pent 〕


〔 peint 〕

Overview of noun paint

The noun paint has 3 senses

  • paint, pigment -- (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")

  • key, paint -- ((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")

  • rouge, paint, blusher -- (makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks)

Overview of verb paint

The verb paint has 4 senses

  • paint -- (make a painting; "he painted all day in the garden"; "He painted a painting of the garden")

  • paint -- (apply paint to; coat with paint; "We painted the rooms yellow")

  • paint -- (make a painting of; "He painted his mistress many times")

  • paint -- (apply a liquid to; e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil)