Depainted
Depaint De*paint", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depainted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depainting}.] 1. To paint; to picture; hence, to describe; to delineate in words; to depict. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

And do unwilling worship to the saint That on his shield depainted he did see. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

In few words shall see the nature of many memorable persons . . . depainted. --Holland. [1913 Webster]

2. To mark with, or as with, color; to color. [1913 Webster]

Silver drops her vermeil cheeks depaint. --Fairfax. [1913 Webster]


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  • Depaint — De*paint , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depainted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depainting}.] 1. To paint; to picture; hence, to describe; to delineate in words; to depict. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And do unwilling worship to the saint That on his shield depainted he… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Depainting — Depaint De*paint , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depainted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depainting}.] 1. To paint; to picture; hence, to describe; to delineate in words; to depict. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And do unwilling worship to the saint That on his shield… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pencil — Pen cil, n. [OF. pincel, F. pinceau, L. penicillum, penicillus, equiv. to peniculus, dim. of penis a tail. Cf. {Penicil}.] 1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors. [1913 Webster] With subtile pencil… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pencil case — Pencil Pen cil, n. [OF. pincel, F. pinceau, L. penicillum, penicillus, equiv. to peniculus, dim. of penis a tail. Cf. {Penicil}.] 1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors. [1913 Webster] With subtile pencil …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pencil flower — Pencil Pen cil, n. [OF. pincel, F. pinceau, L. penicillum, penicillus, equiv. to peniculus, dim. of penis a tail. Cf. {Penicil}.] 1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors. [1913 Webster] With subtile pencil …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pencil lead — Pencil Pen cil, n. [OF. pincel, F. pinceau, L. penicillum, penicillus, equiv. to peniculus, dim. of penis a tail. Cf. {Penicil}.] 1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors. [1913 Webster] With subtile pencil …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stylosanthes elatior — Pencil Pen cil, n. [OF. pincel, F. pinceau, L. penicillum, penicillus, equiv. to peniculus, dim. of penis a tail. Cf. {Penicil}.] 1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors. [1913 Webster] With subtile pencil …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • depeinten — pseudo arch. f. depainted, pa. pple. of depaint …   Useful english dictionary

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