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n. pl. fres·coes or fres·cos
1. The art of painting on fresh, moist plaster with pigments dissolved in water.
2. A painting executed in this way.
tr.v. fres·coed, fres·co·ing, fres·coes
To paint in fresco.
[Italian, fresh (plaster), of Germanic origin.]
fres′co·er, fres′co·ist n.
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n, pl -coes or -cos
1. (Art Terms) a very durable method of wall-painting using watercolours on wet plaster or, less properly, dry plaster (fresco secco), with a less durable result
2. (Art Terms) a painting done in this way
[C16: from Italian: fresh plaster, coolness, from fresco (adj) fresh, cool, of Germanic origin]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
n., pl. -coes, -cos,
1. the art or technique of painting on a moist plaster surface with colors ground up in water or a limewater mixture.
2. a picture or design so painted.v.t.
3. to paint in fresco.
[1590–1600; < Italian: cool, fresh (< Germanic)]
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The technique of painting on moist lime plaster with colors ground in water or a limewater mixture. The paint and plaster bond chemically to become permanent.
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|Noun||1.||fresco - a mural done with watercolors on wet plaster|
|2.||fresco - a durable method of painting on a wall by using watercolors on wet plaster|
painting - creating a picture with paints; "he studied painting and sculpture for many years"
|Verb||1.||fresco - paint onto wet plaster on a wall|
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
paint - make a painting; "he painted all day in the garden"; "He painted a painting of the garden"
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رَسْم جِدار مائي
fresco[ˈfreskəʊ] N (frescoes or frescos (pl)) → fresco m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
fresco[ˈfrɛskəʊ] n → fresque f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
fresco[ˈfrɛskəʊ] n → affresco
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
fresco(ˈfreskəu) – plural ˈfresco(e)s – noun
a picture painted on a wall while the plaster is still wet. fresko رَسْم جِدار مائي фрска afresco freska das Fresko fresko; kalkmaleri νωπογραφία fresco fresko روش نقاشی فرسکو fresko fresque צִיוּר קִיר भित्तिचित्र freska freskó fresko freska, (vegg)mynd affresco フレスコ壁画 프레스코 그림 freska freska fresco frescofresko, kalkmalerifresk پرلندوګچويا پلستر باندى نقاشى، نقاشى چه پدى ډول كيږى afresco frescă фреска freska freska freska fresk ภาพเขียนบนกำแพงหรือฝาผนังที่เขียนตอนปูนยังไม่แห้ง fresk 壁畫 фреска گیلے پلستر پر آبی رنگوں سے نقاشی tranh tường 壁画
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