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paint

US [peɪnt]
UK [peɪnt]
  • n.油漆;绘画颜料;油漆涂层
  • v.在…上刷油漆;用颜料画;把…描绘成;往(指甲、嘴唇等上)施化妆品
  • Web涂料
Plural Form:paints  Present Participle:painting  Past Tense:painted  
paint
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n.
1.
[u]
油漆;油漆涂层a liquid that is put on surfaces to give them a particular colour; a layer of this liquid when it has dried on a surface
white paint
白漆
gloss/matt/acrylic paint
亮光漆;亚光漆;树脂漆
The woodwork has recently been given a fresh coat of paint .
木建部分最近新刷了一层漆。
Wet paint!(= used as a sign)
油漆未干!
The paint is starting to peel off.
油漆开始起皮剥落了。
2.
[pl]
绘画颜料tubes or blocks of paint used for painting pictures
oil paints
油画颜料
v.
1.
[t][i]
~ sth (with sth)
在…上刷油漆to cover a surface or object with paint
We've had the house painted.
我们已经把房子油漆过了。
Paint the shed with weather-resistant paint.
用抗风雨的油漆把棚子漆一漆。
a brightly painted barge
涂得很鲜艳的画舫
The walls were painted yellow.
墙壁漆成了黄色。
2.
[t][i]
用颜料画to make a picture or design using paints
to paint portraits
画肖像
A friend painted the children for me(= painted a picture of the children) .
一位朋友给我画了这张孩子们的画像。
Slogans had been painted on the walls.
标语涂在墙上。
She paints in oils.
她画油画。
My mother paints well.
我母亲很会画画。
3.
[t]
把…描绘成to give a particular impression of sb/sth
The article paints them as a bunch of petty criminals.
文章把他们描绘成一伙小犯罪分子。
The documentary painted her in a bad light.
纪录片的描绘对她很不利。
4.
[t]
~ sth
往(指甲、嘴唇等上)施化妆品;染(指甲);涂(唇膏)to put coloured make-up on your nails, lips, etc.
IDM
The report paints a vivid picture of life in the city.
报告生动地描绘了都市生活。
Journalists paint a grim picture of conditions in the camps.
记者描绘了营里的恶劣状况。
paint a (grim, gloomy, rosy, etc.) picture of sb/sth
给人以…印象;把…描绘成to describe sb/sth in a particular way; to give a particular impression of sb/sth
The report paints a vivid picture of life in the city.
报告生动地描绘了都市生活。
Journalists paint a grim picture of conditions in the camps.
记者描绘了营里的恶劣状况。
paint the town red
(informal)
花天酒地地玩乐;出没于各娱乐场所to go to a lot of different bars, clubs, etc. and enjoy yourself
paint sth with a broad brush
大致地描述to describe sth in a general way, ignoring the details

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