Idioms about canvas
- Nautical. with set sails.
- in tents; in the field: the troops under canvas.
Origin of canvas
OTHER WORDS FROM canvascan·vas·like, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH canvascanvas , canvass
Words nearby canvas
How to use canvas in a sentence
It’s the perfect canvas for designing intricate worlds, manipulating highly detailed photos and editing gripping video.Ultra-wide computer monitors to enhance your setup|PopSci Commerce Team|September 22, 2020|Popular-Science
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These linens are easy to clean because you can pop them in the washing machine, and they can also act as a canvas if you’d like to embroider or customize.
The customized tours launch from Fassbinder’s 35-acre Scullbinder Ranch, which has canvas glamping tents and its own mountain-bike trail system and pump track.
Construction crews finally pulled away scaffolding and canvases two weeks ago, confirming what many residents of the city-state already had guessed.Apple’s ‘most ambitious’ new store is a departure from its signature design|claychandler|September 8, 2020|Fortune
The sounds she performs from the violins on canvas replicate her idea of sounds found in the cosmos.
Picasso worked from the photograph to create the blocked, jagged shapes he painted on canvas.
It tries to create a canvas on which people project and create their own fears.Sex, Blood, and Screaming: Blackout’s Dark Frights|Tim Teeman|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The movement was a willful, angry child, though, exploding away from “art” and from the canvas in particular.The Life and Art of Radical Provocateur—and Commune Leader—Otto Muehl|Anthony Haden-Guest|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I was really interested in adding fabrics onto my canvas,” she said, which inspired her to attend sewing camp.New York Fashion Week's Teen Sensation: Isabella Rose Taylor, 13, Stages A Sartorial Revolution|Justin Jones|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She has boldly reproduced upon canvas a fulness of life and joy, such as is rarely seen in pictures.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Every detail of this canvas is perfect, because every detail is true, drawn straight from life, the fruit of minute observation.
He, Bastien-Lepage, painter of the soil, found himself unable to transfer to canvas the enchantment of that land of fairy tale!
A terrific roar followed, the canvas was instantly torn open, and the whole tent fell in dire confusion on the top of its inmates.
Then he got slowly upon his knees, and, gently removing the incumbent folds of canvas, looked out.
British Dictionary definitions for canvas
- a heavy durable cloth made of cotton, hemp, or jute, used for sails, tents, etc
- (as modifier)a canvas bag
- a piece of canvas or a similar material on which a painting is done, usually in oils
- a painting on this material, esp in oils
- in tents
- nautical with sails unfurled