depaint

transitive verb
de·​paint | \ də̇ˈpānt \

Definition of depaint

1 archaic : to delineate in colors or words
2 obsolete : to adorn with color or painted figures

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History and Etymology for depaint

Middle English depeinten, depainten, from Old French depeint, past participle of depeindre to paint, from Latin depingere to paint, depict

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“Depaint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/depaint. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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