Bepaint
Bepaint \Be*paint"\, v. t. To paint; to cover or color with, or as with, paint. [1913 Webster]

Else would a maiden blush bepaint my cheek. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bepaint — verb To paint; to cover or color with, or as with, paint. Else would a maiden blush bepaint my cheek …   Wiktionary

  • bepaint — transitive verb Date: circa 1555 archaic tinge …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bepaint — /bi paynt /, v.t. 1. to cover or smear with paint. 2. to color or tint: a face bepainted with excessive makeup. [1545 55; BE + PAINT] * * * …   Universalium

  • bepaint — be·paint …   English syllables

  • bepaint — bə̇, bē+ transitive verb Etymology: be + paint 1. archaic : to paint especially heavily or gaudily : smear with paint bepainted Indians 2. archaic : to tinge with color the bepainted …   Useful english dictionary

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