Recent Examples of paintbrush from the Web
Bubble wrap and sewing machines and stacks of paperbacks and coffee tins stuffed with paintbrushes.
Betty Gaines, a 40-year resident of Milwaukee's Sherman Park neighborhood, picked up a paintbrush and a tub of mint green paint.
Scarlet Indian paintbrush and violet penstemon and beardtongue, plus handfuls of pearly everlasting and other white and yellow flowers, have joined them over the years.
Kilmer is hardly the first actor to pick up a paintbrush.
Then, using a small paintbrush, the researchers applied a smudge of crude oil from the Deepwater Horizon well on the wingtips and tails of half the birds and flew them alongside birds whose feathers were oil-free.
A small paintbrush is best for applying the egg wash and final glaze.
Juno is a science mission not an artist's easel and paintbrush.
Local children go to tennis camps and take portraits among fields of bluebonnets and castilleja — the bright red flowering shoots known as Indian paintbrush.
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Definition of paintbrush for English Language Learners
: a brush used for putting paint on a surface
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