- the act or occupation of covering surfaces with paint
- the act, art, or occupation of applying paints to canvases, paper, etc. in producing pictures and compositions
- a picture or composition so painted
- The process, art, or occupation of coating surfaces with paint for a utilitarian or artistic effect.
- A picture or design in paint.
- Present participle of paint.
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- Rogers, the first president; Boston University (chartered in 1869; Methodist Episcopal; co-educational); the New England Conservatory of Music (co-educational; private; 1867, incorporated 1880), the largest in the United States, having 2400 students in 1905-1906; the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy (1852); the Massachusetts Normal Art School (1873); the School of Drawing and Painting (1876) of the Museum of Fine Arts; Boston College (1860), Roman Catholic, but open to all denominations; St John's Theological Seminary (1880), Roman Catholic; Simmons College (1899) for women, and several departments of Harvard University.
- I didn't want you to see the painting until it was done.
- Evelyn's gaze fell to the painting again.
- The beginnings of a school of wall painting also go back to the Middle Minoan period, and metal technique and such arts as gem engraving show great advance.