Translation of "paint" - English-Spanish dictionary

paint

noun uk /peɪnt/ us /peɪnt/

A1 a coloured liquid that you put on a surface to decorate it

pintura
Have you chosen the paint for your bedroom?
verb uk /peɪnt/ us /peɪnt/

A1 to make a picture of something or someone using paint

pintar
These pictures were all painted by local artists.

A2 to cover a surface with paint

pintar
We’ve painted the kitchen yellow.

(Translation of “paint” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

paint

noun /peint/

a colouring substance in the form of liquid or paste

pintura
The artist’s clothes were covered in paint
(also adjective) a paint pot.
painter noun

a person whose job is to put paint on things, especially walls, doors etc in houses

pintor (de brocha gorda)
He’s a painter and decorator.

an artist who makes pictures in paint

pintor
an Impressionist painter
Who was the painter of this portrait?
painting noun

the act or art of using paint

pintar, la pintura
Painting is very relaxing.

a painted picture

pintura
There were four paintings (hanging) on the wall.
paintbox noun

a (small) box containing different paints for making pictures.

caja de pinturas
paintbrush noun

a brush used for painting.

Pincel
paintwork noun

the layer of paint on the surface of something

Pintura
The paintwork was slightly scratched, but otherwise the car was in good condition.

(Translation of “paint” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)