What does word-painting mean?

Definitions for word-painting

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. word picture, word-painting, delineation, depiction, picture, characterization, characterisation(noun)

    a graphic or vivid verbal description

    "too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures"; "the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland"; "the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of word-painting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of word-painting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    The artist Christopher Wool has a word painting, 'Sell the house, sell the car, sell the kids.' That’s exactly how I feel – sell everything. Nothing here looks good.

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