depainted

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Depaint \De*paint"\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Depainted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depainting}.]

1. To paint; to picture; hence, to describe; to delineate in words; to depict. [Obs.]

And do unwilling worship to the saint That on his shield depainted he did see. --Spenser.

In few words shall see the nature of many memorable persons . . . depainted. --Holland.

2. To mark with, or as with, color; to color.

Silver drops her vermeil cheeks depaint. --Fairfax.


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