Noun Definition


1.Definition: (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court

"He hit a jump shot from the top of the key", "He dominates play in the paint"

Related Noun(s):key

Category: Places

2.Definition: a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating

"Artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably"

Related Noun(s):pigment

Category: Objects

3.Definition: makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks

Related Noun(s):blusher, rouge

Category: Objects