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Meaning of PAINTED

Pronunciation:  'peyntid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly; "a jester dressed in motley"; "the painted desert,"; "a particolored dress"; "a piebald horse"; "pied daisies"
  2. [adj]  lacking substance or vitality as if produced by painting; "in public he wore a painted smile"
  3. [adj]  coated with paint; "freshly painted lawn furniture"
  4. [adj]  having makeup applied; "brazen painted faces"
  5. [adj]  represented in a painting; "as idle as a painted ship upon a painted ocean"
 

PAINTED is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: artificial, colored, colorful, coloured, delineate, delineated, finished, in color(p), made-up, motley, multicolor, multicolored, multicolour, multicoloured, particolored, particoloured, piebald, pied, represented, rouged, stained, unreal, varicolored, varicoloured, varnished, whitewashed
 
 Antonyms: unpainted
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Paint"ed\, a.
1. Covered or adorned with paint; portrayed in colors.

         As idle as a painted ship Upon a painted ocean.
                                               --Coleridge.

2. (Nat. Hist.) Marked with bright colors; as, the painted
   turtle; painted bunting.

{Painted beauty} (Zo["o]l.), a handsome American butterfly
   ({Vanessa Huntera}), having a variety of bright colors,

{Painted cup} (Bot.), any plant of an American genus of herbs
   ({Castilleia}) in which the bracts are usually
   bright-colored and more showy than the flowers.
   {Castilleia coccinea} has brilliantly scarlet bracts, and
   is common in meadows.

{Painted finch}. See {Nonpareil}.

{Painted lady} (Zo["o]l.), a bright-colored butterfly. See
   {Thistle butterfly}.

{Painted turtle} (Zo["o]l.), a common American freshwater
   tortoise ({Chrysemys picta}), having bright red and yellow
   markings beneath.

 

 

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