crayonist

crayon

[krey-on, -uhn]
noun
1.
a pointed stick or pencil of colored clay, chalk, wax, etc., used for drawing or coloring.
2.
a drawing in crayons.
verb (used with object)
3.
to draw or color with a crayon or crayons.
verb (used without object)
4.
to make a drawing with crayons.

Origin:
1635–45; < French, equivalent to craie chalk (< Latin crēta clay, chalk) + -on noun suffix

crayonist, noun
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crayon (ˈkreɪən, -ɒn)
 
n
1.  a small stick or pencil of charcoal, wax, clay, or chalk mixed with coloured pigment
2.  a drawing made with crayons
 
vb
3.  to draw or colour with crayons
 
[C17: from French, from craie, from Latin crēta chalk]
 
'crayonist
 
n

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crayon
1644, from Fr. crayon "pencil," orig. "chalk pencil," from craie "chalk," from L. creta "chalk."
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