Meaning of “warpaint” in the English Dictionary

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"warpaint" in British English

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warpaintnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈwɔː.peɪnt/ us /ˈwɔːr.peɪnt/

a paint used by some tribal people to decorate the face and body before fighting

humorous make-up

(Definition of “warpaint” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)