Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Depainting'
Depainting Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Depaint \De*paint"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Depainted; p. pr. &
vb. n. Depainting.]
- To paint; to picture; hence, to describe; to delineate in words; to depict. [Obs.] And do unwilling worship to the saint That on his shield depainted he did see. --Spenser. In few words shall see the nature of many memorable persons . . . depainted. --Holland.
- To mark with, or as with, color; to color. Silver drops her vermeil cheeks depaint. --Fairfax.