- a brush used to apply paint
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
paint•brush /ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ/USA pronunciation n. [countable]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- a brush for applying paint.
paint•brush (pānt′brush′),USA pronunciation n.
- Fine Arta brush for applying paint, as one used in painting houses or one used in painting pictures.
- any plant of the genus Castilleja.
- paint + brush1 1820–30
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paintbrush /ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ/ n
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