unpainted


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unpainted - not having makeup onunpainted - not having makeup on; "her sweet unpainted face"
painted - having makeup applied; "brazen painted faces"
2.unpainted - not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coatunpainted - not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coat; "an unpainted house"; "unpainted furniture"
unfinished - not brought to the desired final state
painted - coated with paint; "freshly painted lawn furniture"
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It was a bungalow of unpainted wood, consisting of two small rooms, and outside was a small shed that served as a kitchen.
When the hands were closed they looked like clusters of unpainted wooden balls as large as walnuts fastened together by steel rods.
Shimerda's grave was still there, with a sagging wire fence around it, and an unpainted wooden cross.
For all these reasons, then, any way you may look at it, you must needs conclude that the great Leviathan is that one creature in the world which must remain unpainted to the last.
The place had simple, unpainted pine desks and benches for about two hundred persons.
On a chief corner stood a lofty unpainted pole wreathed from top to bottom with tin pots and pans and cups, the chief tinmonger's noisy notice to the world (when the wind blew) that his shop was on hand for business at that corner.
I never see a filthy yard that I do not want to clean it, a paling off of a fence that I do not want to put it on, an unpainted or unwhitewashed house that I do not want to pain or whitewash it, or a button off one's clothes, or a grease-spot on them or on a floor, that I do not want to call attention to it.
Benches; made in the coarsest manner, and entirely with a view to usefulness, were arranged in rows for the reception of the Congregation; while a rough, unpainted box was placed against the wall, in the centre of the length of the apartment, as an apology for a pulpit.
Under the oaks, almost buried in them, stood a rough, unpainted cabin, the wide verandah of which, with chairs and hammocks, advertised an out-of doors bedchamber.
In one place, there was a new wooden church, which, having no steeple, and being yet unpainted, looked like an enormous packing-case without any direction upon it.
And there is not one of us, painted or unpainted, that would not rather burn than rot.
FINISH, you know;" and he pointed to the unpainted hand of the figure.