color wash

noun

Definition of color wash

: a whitewash or a cold-water paint tinted with colored pigments

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First Known Use of color wash

1844, in the meaning defined above

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“Color wash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/color%20wash. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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