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English definition of “paint”

paint

noun [C/U]  /peɪnt/ us  
a colored liquid that is put on a surface to protect or decorate it: [C] acrylic/oil paints [U] We need some white paint for the kitchen.

paint

verb [I/T]  /peɪnt/ us  
Someone who paints may make a picture by using paints: [I] She always loved to paint.
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