a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating
- färg [ byggnadskonst ]
to make a picture, design etc using paint
- "He painted a painting of the garden"
- "he painted all day in the garden"
to apply cosmetics
- "the children's faces were painted to look like animals"
- [ media ]
to describe someone or something in a particular way
- "she's often been painted as a tough businesswoman"