Paint and Tell

Paint

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Paint verb – To give a representation or account of in words.
Usage example: the description painted a perfect image of the sun setting over the ocean

Tell and paint are semantically related In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Paint".
Nearby Words: painted, painting, painter, paintwork, paintbox
Synonyms for Paint

Tell

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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Paint and tell are semantically related in relate topic. Sometimes you can use "Paint" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
Synonyms for Tell

Common collocations

character paint character tell character
man paint man tell man
future paint future tell future
way paint way tell way
Other nouns: world.

Both words in one sentence

  • Music / Poets of the Fall Commedia dell'Arte: "Carnival of Rust's" singer Zoltar, a fortunetelling automaton with tatty clothes, peeling paint and tell-tale black-accented white makeup, is a Deconstructed Pierrot.
  • Poets of the Fall's video for Obsession Song "Carnival of Rust" has its singer Zoltar, a fortunetelling automaton with tatty clothes, peeling paint and tell-tale black-accented white makeup, as a deconstructed Pierrot.
  • Now will you please tell me what in God's name possessed you to paint this with three Christs in it?!
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