paint-brush

paintbrush

[peynt-bruhsh]
noun
1.
a brush for applying paint, as one used in painting houses or one used in painting pictures.
2.
any plant of the genus Castilleja.

Origin:
1820–30; paint + brush1

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paintbrush (ˈpeɪntˌbrʌʃ)
 
n
a brush used to apply paint

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