[ fing-ger-peynt ]
/ ˈfɪŋ gərˌpeɪnt /
verb (used with or without object)
to paint by using finger paints.
Origin of finger-paint
First recorded in 1950–55
Definition for finger-paint (2 of 2)
a jellylike paint, used chiefly by children in painting, usually with their fingers.
Origin of finger paint
First recorded in 1945–50
Related formsfinger painting, noun
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