back-paint

transitive verb

Definition of back-paint

: to paint the back or concealed portion of (something, such as wood trim)

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First Known Use of back-paint

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Back-paint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/back-paint. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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