Definition of poster paint in English:

Share this entry

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.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.