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painter

noun paint·er \ ˈpān-tər \

Definition of painter

: one that paints: such as
a : an artist who paints
b : one who applies paint especially as an occupation

First Known Use of painter

14th century

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painter

noun pain·ter \ ˈpān-tər \

Definition of painter

: a line used for securing or towing a boat

Origin and Etymology of painter

Middle English paynter, probably from Middle French dialect (Normandy) pentoir, penteur clothesline, from pendre to hang — more at pendant


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painter

noun pain·ter \ ˈpān-tər \

Definition of painter

: cougar 1

Origin and Etymology of painter

alteration of panther



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