Definition of poster paint in English:

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poster paint

Pronunciation: /ˈpōstər ˌpānt/


An opaque paint with a water-soluble binder, used for posters and children’s paintings.
Example sentences
  • Crayon, oil, colored pencil, and poster paint lend the work a saturated, hyperbolic sensibility.
  • Mix up pots of poster paint, and give your children a pot of paint in each colour, a couple of brushes and a glass of water.
  • The vandals had covered the floors in powder paint and sprayed walls with poster paint.

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Syllabification: pos·ter paint

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