Definition of paintwork in English:

paintwork

Syllabification: paint·work
Pronunciation: /ˈpāntˌwərk
 
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noun

Painted surfaces in a building or vehicle.
More example sentences
  • The world's oceans have taken their toll on the black paintwork of the mighty hull, but even the most dubious traveller can be in no doubt that this was a vessel unlike any other.
  • He shrank from the bravura and slashing impasto of his master Rembrandt, and imposed a glassy surface on his paintwork.
  • Yet, for all its faded paintwork, it is nonetheless the sort of place that reeks of the old country, of back streets in the Italy of my youthful summers.

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