Definition of paintable in English:



  • See paint

    • ‘Pine and basswood moldings are usually the least expensive choices for paintable trim.’
    • ‘Fill the cracks between the old and new boards (the 1/8-inch cracks left from before) with paintable caulk.’
    • ‘After the surface has been thoroughly dried, apply one coat of a paintable water repellent preservative or water repellent to the bare wood, being careful to liberally treat end and lap joints.’
    • ‘This is a good plywood for use where one smooth, paintable surface is needed.’
    • ‘Apart from the squared off potholes, the view on both sides was magnificently paintable.’