Definitions for painting

Definitions for (noun) painting

Main entry: painting, house painting

Definition: the occupation of a house painter

Usage: house painting was the only craft he knew

Main entry: painting

Definition: the act of applying paint to a surface

Usage: you can finish the job of painting faster with a roller than with a brush

Main entry: painting

Definition: creating a picture with paints

Usage: he studied painting and sculpture for many years

Main entry: painting, picture

Definition: graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface

Usage: a small painting by Picasso; he bought the painting as an investment; his pictures hang in the Louvre

Visual thesaurus for painting