Painter

  • 1 Painter — may refer to:* Occupations: ** Creative artist in the medium of painting ** Painter and decorator * Painter, Virginia, United States * Painter (rope) * Corel Painter, software * The Painter , 1981 album by KC and the Sunshine Band * Sweatt v.… …

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  • 2 Painter — steht für: die Grafikapplikation Corel Painter den Ort Painter (Virginia) in den Vereinigten Staaten den Familiennamen folgender Personen: Baburao Painter (1890 1954), indischer Filmregisseur Kevin Painter (* 1967), englischer Dartspieler… …

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  • 3 Painter — Paint er, n. [See 1st {Paint}.] One whose occupation is to paint; esp.: (a) One who covers buildings, ships, ironwork, and the like, with paint. (b) An artist who represents objects or scenes in color on a flat surface, as canvas, plaster, or the …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Painter — Painter, VA U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 246 Housing Units (2000): 117 Land area (2000): 0.633974 sq. miles (1.641985 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.633974 sq. miles (1.641985 sq.… …

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  • 5 Painter, VA — U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 246 Housing Units (2000): 117 Land area (2000): 0.633974 sq. miles (1.641985 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.633974 sq. miles (1.641985 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 6 painter — Ⅰ. painter [1] ► NOUN 1) an artist who paints pictures. 2) a person who paints buildings. Ⅱ. painter [2] ► NOUN ▪ a rope attached to the bow of a boat for tying it to a quay …

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  • 7 Painter — Paint er (p[=a]nt [ e]r), n. [OE, pantere a noose, snare, F. panti[ e]re, LL. panthera, L. panther a hunting net, fr. Gr. panqh ra; pa^s all + qh r beast; cf. Ir. painteir a net, gin, snare, Gael. painntear.] (Naut.) A rope at the bow of a boat,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Painter — Paint er, n. [Corrupt. of panther.] (Zo[ o]l.) The panther, or puma. [A form representing an illiterate pronunciation, U. S.] J. F. Cooper. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 painter — (n.) artist who paints pictures, mid 14c., from O.Fr. peintour, from L. pictor, from pingere (see PAINT (Cf. paint)). Sense of workman who colors surfaces with paint is from c.1400; as a surname, it is attested from mid 13c., but impossible to… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 painter — painter1 [pānt′ər] n. [OFr peintour] 1. an artist who paints pictures 2. a person whose work is covering surfaces, as walls, with paint painter2 [pānt′ər] n. [LME paynter < OFr pentour, ult. < L pendere, to hang: see PEND] a rope attached… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 painter — painter1 /payn teuhr/, n. 1. an artist who paints pictures. 2. a person who coats walls or other surfaces with paint, esp. as an occupation. 3. (cap.) Astron. the constellation Pictor. [1300 50; PAINT + ER1; r. ME peyntour < AF peintour] painter2 …

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  • 12 Painter — This surname, of English origin, is an occupational name for a painter of stained glass, and is derived from the Middle English (1200 1500), Old French peinto(u)r meaning painter . The name dates back to the mid 13th Century (see below). Further… …

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  • 13 painter — Synonyms and related words: Bacon, Bellows, Benton, Botticelli, Boucher, Buffet, Cassatt, Chirico, Constable, Copley, Corot, Correggio, Courbet, Daumier, David, Degas, Delacroix, Dubuffet, Duchamp, Dufy, Eakins, El Greco, Ensor, Feininger, Fra… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 14 painter — noun 1 person whose job is to paint buildings, walls, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ self employed ▪ house ▪ sign PHRASES ▪ painter and decorator (BrE) …

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  • 15 painter — n. 1) a house; sign painter 2) a landscape; portrait painter * * * [ peɪntə] portrait painter sign painter a house a landscape …

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  • 16 painter */*/ — UK [ˈpeɪntə(r)] / US [ˈpeɪntər] noun [countable] Word forms painter : singular painter plural painters 1) an artist who paints pictures The gallery is showing the work of abstract painters. 2) someone whose job is to paint walls, doors etc or the …

    English dictionary

  • 17 painter — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A house painter] Syn. interior decorator, calciminer, dauber*, paint slinger*; see worker . 2. [An artist] Syn. craftsman, artisan, illustrator, landscapist, portrait painter, miniaturist, draftsman, etcher, sketcher,… …

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  • 18 painter — paint|er [ˈpeıntə US ər] n ↑canvas, ↑easel [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: PAINT2] 1.) someone who paints pictures = ↑artist ▪ Gerry s ambition was to become a portrait painter. 2.) someone whose job is painting houses or other buildings …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 painter — [[t]pe͟ɪntə(r)[/t]] painters 1) N COUNT A painter is an artist who paints pictures. 2) N COUNT A painter is someone who paints walls, doors, and some other parts of buildings as their job …

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  • 20 painter — noun (C) 1 someone who paints pictures; artist: a landscape painter | a portrait painter 2 someone whose job is painting houses, rooms etc 3 a rope for tying a small boat to a ship or to a post on land …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English