A waxy substance used as makeup by actors.
More example sentences
- John knows the ins and outs of the acting world, working as both an amateur and professional in the land of greasepaint and footlights.
- Mike produced several sticks of green greasepaint and showed John how to apply the camouflage in diagonal stripes on his face.
- Covered with greasepaint and standing motionless for an hour, two young people act as statuesque models to earn money.
Definition of greasepaint in:
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