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depaint


depaint


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Depaint  \De*paint"\,  p.  p.  [F.  d['e]peint,  p.  p.  of  d['e]peindre 
  to  paint,  fr  L.  depingere  See  {Depict},  p.  p.] 
  Painted.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Depaint  \De*paint"\,  v.  t.  [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.