crayonist
noun see crayon II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • crayonist — See crayon. * * * …   Universalium

  • crayonist — n. one who colors with crayons …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crayonist — cray·on·ist …   English syllables

  • crayonist — nə̇st noun ( s) : a specialist in the use of crayons …   Useful english dictionary

  • crayon — crayonist, n. /kray on, euhn/, n. 1. a pointed stick or pencil of colored clay, chalk, wax, etc., used for drawing or coloring. 2. a drawing in crayons. v.t. 3. to draw or color with a crayon or crayons. v.i. 4. to make a drawing with crayons.… …   Universalium

  • crayon — I. noun Etymology: French, crayon, pencil, from diminutive of craie chalk, from Latin creta Date: 1644 1. a stick of white or colored chalk or of colored wax used for writing or drawing 2. a crayon drawing II. transitive verb Date: 1662 to draw… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • crayoner — See crayonist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Nanteuil, Robert — • French engraver and crayonist (1623 1678) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Robert Nanteuil —     Robert Nanteuil     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Robert Nanteuil     French engraver and crayonist, b. Reims, 1623 (1626, or 1630) d. at Paris, 1678. Little is known of his early life save that his father, a merchant of Reims, sent him to the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • caricaturist — Synonyms and related words: architectural draftsman, banana, burlesquer, cartoonist, clown, comedian, comic, crayonist, cutup, delineator, draftsman, drawer, epigrammatist, funnyman, gag writer, gagman, gagster, humorist, ironist, jester, joker,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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