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paint·brush

 (pānt′brŭsh′)
n.
1. A brush for applying paint.
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paintbrush

(ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ)
n
a brush used to apply paint
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paint•brush

(ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ)

n.
1. a brush for applying paint, as one used in painting houses or pictures.
[1820–30]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paintbrush - a brush used as an applicator (to apply paint)paintbrush - a brush used as an applicator (to apply paint)
applicator, applier - a device for applying a substance
brush - an implement that has hairs or bristles firmly set into a handle
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Translations
štětec
malerpensel
sivellin
kist
ecset
絵筆
그림붓
čopič
pensel
แปรงทาสี
bút vẽ

paintbrush

[ˈpeɪntbrʌʃ] N (Art) → pincel m; (for decorating) → brocha f
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

paintbrush

paint brush, paint-brush [ˈpeɪntbrʌʃ] npinceau m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

paintbrush

[ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ] npennello
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

paintbrush

فُرْشَاةُ الْدِهْانِ štětec malerpensel Pinsel πινέλο pincel sivellin pinceau kist pennello 絵筆 그림붓 verfkwast malekost pędzel do malowania pincel кисть pensel แปรงทาสี boya fırçası bút vẽ 漆刷
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