painty

adjective \ ˈpāntē , -ti \

Definition of painty

usually -er/-est
1 a :of, relating to, or suggestive of paint
  • a painty odor
b :spattered or smeared with paint
  • after doing the kitchen walls she found that her clothes were all painty
2 :marked by or suggestive of an excessive or often crudely obtrusive use of paint
  • an unskillful painty portrait
  • painty stage scenery

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