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Meaning of “paint” - Learner’s Dictionary

paint

noun [C, U]     /peɪnt/
A1 a coloured liquid that you put on a surface to decorate it: a gallon of blue paint The door needs another coat (= layer) of paint.Paints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general words
Translations of “paint”
in Arabic دِهان…
in Korean 페인트…
in Malaysian cat…
in French (de) peinture…
in Turkish boya…
in Italian vernice, tinta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 油漆,塗料…
in Russian краска…
in Polish farba…
in Vietnamese sơn…
in Spanish pintura…
in Portuguese tinta…
in Thai สี…
in German die Farbe, Farb-……
in Catalan pintura…
in Japanese ペンキ, 絵の具…
in Indonesian cat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 油漆,涂料…
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