usually -er/-est
: of, relating to, or suggestive of paint
a painty odor
: spattered or smeared with paint
after doing the kitchen walls she found that her clothes were all painty
: 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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“Painty.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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