One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
colouring, colourant, tint, dye, stain, pigment, wash, colour
1‘simply paint the ceiling’
colour, apply paint to, decorate, tint, dye, stain, distemper, whitewash, emulsion, gloss, spray, spray-paint, airbrush, roller, coat, cover
2‘soldiers arrested three men who had been painting slogans on a wall’
daub, smear, plaster, spray, spray-paint, airbrush
3‘he was twelve when Modigliani painted him’
portray, picture, paint a picture of, depict, delineate, draw, sketch, represent, catch, catch a likeness of
reproduce, illustrate, render
4‘you paint a very stark picture of the suffering’
tell, recount, narrate, set forth, set out, outline, sketch, detail, unfold, describe, depict, characterize, evoke, conjure up
celebrate, carouse, enjoy oneself, make merry, have a good time, have a wild time, party, have a party
go out on the town, whoop it up, make whoopee, have a night on the tiles, live it up, have a ball, push the boat out
go on a spree
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