Definitions for paintingˈpeɪn tɪŋ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a picture or design executed in paints.
the act, art, or work of a person who paints.
Origin of painting:
graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
"a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
creating a picture with paints
"he studied painting and sculpture for many years"
the act of applying paint to a surface
"you can finish the job of painting faster with a roller than with a brush"
painting, house painting(noun)
the occupation of a house painter
"house painting was the only craft he knew"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a picture that has been painted
Mom, do you like my painting?; a painting of old Venice
the activity of making a picture
painting and sculpture
the activity of covering a surface with paint
An illustration or artwork done with the use of paint(s).
The Mona Lisa is one of the most famous paintings.
The action of applying paint to a surface.
Artistic painting often takes longer then utilitarian house - etc. painting.
The same activity as an art form.
Some artists excel in both painting and sculpture, like Michelangelo.
the act or employment of laying on, or adorning with, paints or colors
the work of the painter; also, any work of art in which objects are represented in color on a flat surface; a colored representation of any object or scene; a picture
color laid on; paint
a depicting by words; vivid representation in words
Translations for painting
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the act or art of using paint
Painting is very relaxing.
- فَن الرَّسْمArabic
- pinturaPortuguese (BR)
- das MalenGerman
- det at maleDanish
- pintar, la pinturaSpanish
- värvimine, maalimineEstonian
- bojenje, slikanjeCroatian
- seni lukisIndonesian
- málun; málaralistIcelandic
- 그림 그리기Korean
- maling, malerkunstNorwegian
- målning, målande, måleriSwedish
- resim yapma, ressamlıkTurkish
- 上油漆，繪畫Chinese (Trad.)
- پينٹنگ، مصوري، نقاشيUrdu
- hội hoạVietnamese
- 上油漆；绘画Chinese (Simp.)
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