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Meaning of “easel” in the English Dictionary

"easel" in British English

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easelnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈiː.zəl/
a ​woodenframe, usually with ​legs, that ​holds a ​picture, ​especially one that an ​artist is ​painting or ​drawing
(Definition of easel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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easelnoun [C]

 us   /ˈi·zəl/
a ​frame, usually with three ​legs, that ​holds a ​picture, esp. one that an ​artist is ​painting or ​drawing
(Definition of easel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “easel”
in Korean 이젤…
in Arabic حامِل لَوْحة الرَّسْم…
in Malaysian kekuda…
in French chevalet…
in Russian мольберт…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指畫家作畫用的)畫架…
in Italian cavalletto…
in Turkish ressam sehpası…
in Polish sztaluga…
in Spanish caballete…
in Vietnamese giá vẽ…
in Portuguese cavalete…
in Thai ขาตั้งกระดานดำ, ขาตั้งภาพ…
in German die Staffelei…
in Catalan cavallet…
in Japanese イーゼル…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指画家作画用的)画架…
in Indonesian kuda-kuda…
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