Definition of PAINTS

noun : PAINTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 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; "artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably" ;

  • 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" ;

verb : PAINTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 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 yellow" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make a painting of; "He painted his mistress many times" ;

  • 4. (

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


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