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airbrush

noun air·brush \-ˌbrəsh\

Simple Definition of airbrush

  • : a device that is used to spray a liquid (such as paint) onto a surface

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of airbrush

  1. :  an atomizer for applying by compressed air a fine spray (as of paint or liquid color)

1884

First Known Use of airbrush

1884


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airbrush

verb air·brush

Simple Definition of airbrush

  • : to paint or treat (something, such as a photograph) with an airbrush especially to make improvements

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of airbrush

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to paint, treat, or alter (as to conceal imperfections) with or as if with an airbrush <airbrush a photograph>

Examples of airbrush in a sentence

  1. That photograph must have been airbrushed.



1907

First Known Use of airbrush

1907




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