Detailed Translations for painting from English to French


painting [the ~] noun

  1. the painting (picture; canvas)
    – graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface 1
    la peinture; le tableau; la toile; l'ouvrage de peinture; le plateau
  2. the painting
    la peinture
  3. the painting (paintwork)
    la teinture
  4. the painting (staining)
    le peindre; le colorer
  5. the painting (portraying)
    la peinture; la représentation
  6. the painting (art of painting)

Translation Matrix for painting:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
colorer painting; staining
ouvrage de peinture canvas; painting; picture
peindre painting; staining
peinture canvas; painting; picture; portraying characterisation; characterization; dye; dye-house; dye-works; lively description; paint; paintwork; picture; portrayal; profile; typification
peinture artistique art of painting; painting
plateau canvas; painting; picture blade; dinner-tray; dish; highland; plateau; platform; platter; salver; saucer; tabletop; tray
représentation painting; portraying agency; better picture; ceremony; closer description; dealership; demonstrating; depiction; exhibition; exposition; happening; image; performance; picture; portrait; portrayal; representation; show; showing
tableau canvas; painting; picture array; better picture; black board; chalk board; chimney-painting; closer description; depiction; illustration; image; list; panel; photo; photograph; picture; portrait; portrayal; schedule; table
teinture painting; paintwork color; colour; dye; paint; shade; stain; tincture; tint
toile canvas; painting; picture canvas; cloth; linen; linnen; sheet; spider's web; tent-cloth; web
- house painting; picture
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
colorer camouflage; disguise; dissemble; veil
peindre characterise; characterize; define; depict; describe; draw; dye; hang down; mark; paint; picture; portray; sketch

Related Words for "painting":

Synonyms for "painting":

Related Definitions for "painting":

  1. the occupation of a house painter1
  2. the act of applying paint to a surface1
    • you can finish the job of painting faster with a roller than with a brush1
  3. creating a picture with paints1
    • he studied painting and sculpture for many years1
  4. graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface1
    • a small painting by Picasso1
    • he bought the painting as an investment1

Wiktionary Translations for painting:

  1. an illustration or artwork using paint
  2. the action of applying paint
  1. Art de peindre
  2. Œuvre du peintre
  3. Description vive
  4. Peinture déplaçable

Cross Translation:
painting tableau; image Bild — (künstlerische) zweidimensionale Darstellung und Wiedergabe in Form eines Gemäldes, einer Zeichnung etc. oder
painting toile; tableau; peinture Gemälde — ein auf einen Träger (etwa eine Leinwand) aufgebrachtes Bild
painting peinture Malereinur Singular: Klassische Gattungsbezeichnung für zweidimensionale Kunstwerk aus Farbe
painting peinture MalereiWerk eines Maler


to paint verb (paints, painted, painting)

  1. to paint (portray; draw; depict; sketch)
    peindre; dessiner; représenter; dépeindre; faire le portrait de
    • peindre verb (peins, peint, peignons, peignez, )
    • dessiner verb (dessine, dessines, dessinons, dessinez, )
    • représenter verb (représente, représentes, représentons, représentez, )
    • dépeindre verb (dépeins, dépeint, dépeignons, dépeignez, )
  2. to paint (dye)
    peindre; laquer; vernir
    • peindre verb (peins, peint, peignons, peignez, )
    • laquer verb (laque, laques, laquons, laquez, )
    • vernir verb (vernis, vernit, vernissons, vernissez, )
  3. to paint (depict; portray; picture; describe)
    peindre; dépeindre; représenter; décrire
    • peindre verb (peins, peint, peignons, peignez, )
    • dépeindre verb (dépeins, dépeint, dépeignons, dépeignez, )
    • représenter verb (représente, représentes, représentons, représentez, )
    • décrire verb (décris, décrit, décrivons, décrivez, )

Conjugations for paint:

  1. paint
  2. paint
  3. paints
  4. paint
  5. paint
  6. paint
simple past
  1. painted
  2. painted
  3. painted
  4. painted
  5. painted
  6. painted
present perfect
  1. have painted
  2. have painted
  3. has painted
  4. have painted
  5. have painted
  6. have painted
past continuous
  1. was painting
  2. were painting
  3. was painting
  4. were painting
  5. were painting
  6. were painting
  1. shall paint
  2. will paint
  3. will paint
  4. shall paint
  5. will paint
  6. will paint
continuous present
  1. am painting
  2. are painting
  3. is painting
  4. are painting
  5. are painting
  6. are painting
  1. be painted
  2. be painted
  3. be painted
  4. be painted
  5. be painted
  6. be painted
  1. paint!
  2. let's paint!
  3. painted
  4. painting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

paint [the ~] noun

  1. the paint (dye)
    la peinture; la teinture

Translation Matrix for paint:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
peindre painting; staining
peinture dye; paint canvas; characterisation; characterization; dye-house; dye-works; lively description; painting; paintwork; picture; portrayal; portraying; profile; typification
teinture dye; paint color; colour; painting; paintwork; shade; stain; tincture; tint
- blusher; key; pigment; rouge
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dessiner depict; draw; paint; portray; sketch conceptualise; conceptualize; create; delineate; design; doodle; draw; scrabble; scrawl; trace out
décrire depict; describe; paint; picture; portray characterise; characterize; cover; define; depict; describe; determine; explain; expound; mark; outline; recount; report; say; sketch; state precisely; tell
dépeindre depict; describe; draw; paint; picture; portray; sketch characterise; characterize; define; depict; describe; mark; outline; sketch
faire le portrait de depict; draw; paint; portray; sketch portray
laquer dye; paint lacquer; varnish
peindre depict; describe; draw; dye; paint; picture; portray; sketch characterise; characterize; define; depict; describe; hang down; mark; portray
représenter depict; describe; draw; paint; picture; portray; sketch be in sympathy with; conceive; feel; feel empathy for; imagine; impersonate; intend; interpret; personify; portray; represent; sympathise; sympathize; think
vernir dye; paint glaze; ice; lacquer; varnish
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- bronzing lacquer; depict

Related Words for "paint":

Synonyms for "paint":

Related Definitions for "paint":

  1. 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 coating1
    • artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably1
  2. makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks1
  3. (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court1
    • he dominates play in the paint1
  4. apply paint to; coat with paint1
    • We painted the rooms yellow1
  5. apply a liquid to; e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil1
  6. make a painting of1
    • He painted his mistress many times1
  7. make a painting1
    • he painted all day in the garden1
    • He painted a painting of the garden1

Wiktionary Translations for paint:

  1. substance
  1. apply paint to
  2. practise the art of painting pictures
  1. Teinte
  2. Substance colorée
  1. décrire et représenter par le discours.
  2. Farder, recouvrir de fard.
  3. enduire ou couvrir de peinture, de couleur ou de pigments.

Cross Translation:
paint peindre verven — met verf bestrijken
paint peinture verf — de algemene benaming voor een product dat bedoeld is om voorwerpen te beschermen tegen de weersomstandigheden of te kleuren door ze van een pigmenthoudende laag te voorzien
paint teinture; peinture FarbeMittel zum Anstreichen, Färben von Oberflächen und Stoffen
paint laquer lackieren — mit Lack versehen
paint peindre streichenFarbe mit einem Pinsel auf einen Untergrund auftragen (Hilfsverb haben)
paint accentuer; accuser; caractériser; croquer; dépeindre; dessiner; ébaucher; esquisser; indiquer; marquer; peindre; représenter; reproduire; souligner; tracer; le; dessin; portrait; de zeichnen(transitiv); im übertragenen Sinne: schildern; (in literarischen Darbietungen und Texten) Figuren, Charaktere mittels Zeichen, Sprachstil, Gesten, in Haltung und Miene interagierend handeln lassen

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