palette knife

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palette knife

n.
A knife with a thin flexible blade, used by artists for mixing, scraping, or applying paint.
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pallet knife

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1. (Art Terms) a round-ended spatula with a thin flexible blade used esp by artists for mixing, applying, and scraping off paint, esp oil paint
2. (Cookery) a knife with a round-ended flexible blade used in cookery for scraping out a mixture from a bowl, spreading icing, etc
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pal′ette knife`


n.
a thin blade of varying flexibility set in a handle and used for mixing colors or applying them to a canvas.
[1750–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.palette knife - a spatula used by artists for mixing or applying or scraping off oil paintspalette knife - a spatula used by artists for mixing or applying or scraping off oil paints
spatula - a hand tool with a thin flexible blade used to mix or spread soft substances
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Translations

palette knife

nPalettenmesser nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

palette knife

n (Art, Culin) → spatola di metallo
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