Synonyms for painting

Synonyms for (noun) painting

Synonyms: painting, house painting

Definition: the occupation of a house painter

Usage: house painting was the only craft he knew

Similar words: craft, trade

Definition: the skilled practice of a practical occupation

Usage: he learned his trade as an apprentice

Synonyms: painting

Definition: the act of applying paint to a surface

Usage: you can finish the job of painting faster with a roller than with a brush

Similar words: covering, application, coating

Definition: the work of applying something

Usage: the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine; a complete bleach requires several applications; the surface was ready for a coating of paint;

Synonyms: painting

Definition: creating a picture with paints

Usage: he studied painting and sculpture for many years

Similar words: art, artistic creation, artistic production

Definition: the creation of beautiful or significant things

Usage: art does not need to be innovative to be good; I was never any good at art; he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully

Similar words: beaux arts, fine arts

Definition: the study and creation of visual works of art

Synonyms: painting, picture

Definition: graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface

Usage: a small painting by Picasso; he bought the painting as an investment; his pictures hang in the Louvre

Similar words: graphic art

Definition: the arts of drawing or painting or printmaking

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