- to cover, mark, draw, or write with spray paint.
Origin of spray-paint
First recorded in 1965–70
- paint that is packaged in an aerosol container for spraying directly onto a surface.
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Examples from the Web for spray-paint
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A canvas portrait of a woman with a Medusa-like thicket of hair shows a spray-paint can tucked decorously in her locks.Lindsay Lohan’s Graffiti Scandal in Venice, CA
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