paintbrush
noun Date: 1815 1. a brush for applying paint 2. a. Indian paintbrush 1 b. orange hawkweed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • paintbrush — paint•brush [[t]ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ[/t]] n. 1) a brush for applying paint, as one used in painting houses or pictures 2) pln Indian paintbrush • Etymology: 1820–30 …   From formal English to slang

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