Definition of 'painted'
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The white walls and painted floors make the most of the natural light. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Then they kicked our painted faces in. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The little painted wooden snow scene in the window. Christianity Today (2000)This weekend it will be well worth going out to look for painted lady butterflies. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The bathroom has its own painted wooden dresser. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This might be the biggest painted lady year so far. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The painted ceiling in its chapel shows images of the monarchs of Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The mosque was tall and wide, painted green and white with a crescent moon on top. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Chinese glass paintings hang on the wall above, and there is a painted mirror ceiling. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Now two-tone painted walls have become a hit with interior designers and design fans. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And a painted face, with the little tear. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Expect exposed beams, stone walls and painted floorboards in the four bedrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Dark or painted wooden pieces are favoured, and have a rustic feel to them. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)There was a big migration of painted lady butterflies into Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Painted lady butterflies are arriving in Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The decor is simple and modern with whitewashed walls, lots of natural stone and painted wooden floors. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Others climbed trees, painted messages on walls and marched through the campus with drums and plastic trumpets. Times, Sunday Times (2013)At the bottom of the staircase a door opens into the white painted kitchen, where a small cooker supports an oversized kettle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The wall and fireplace at the foot of the bed have been stripped back to the brick and painted white, as has the floor. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Three bald men, faces painted blue, in a group. The Sun (2009)The Slovak half of the village was clean and tidy, its spacious houses built of brick and concrete and painted white. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I'm also keen on simple painted metal furniture, both old and new. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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