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finger-paint

[fing-ger-peynt] /ˈfɪŋ gərˌpeɪnt/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to paint by using finger paints.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55

finger paint

noun
1.
a jellylike paint, used chiefly by children in painting, usually with their fingers.
Origin
1945-50
Related forms
finger painting, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for finger painting

finger painting

noun
1.
the process or art of painting with finger paints of starch, glycerine, and pigments, using the fingers, hand, or arm
2.
a painting made in this way
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