verb (used with object)
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Origin of limn
OTHER WORDS FROM limnoutlimn, verb (used with object)un·limned, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH limnlimb, limn
Words nearby limn
Example sentences from the Web for limn
The idealized grid of fairness cannot limn the contours of these deep existential debts.Why Favoritism Is Virtuous: The Case Against Fairness|Stephen T. Asma|December 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I fear it is not possible to limn so many persons in so small a tablet as the compass of our plays afford.The Works of John Marston|John Marston
Just as the old religious painters used to limn saints and Madonnas, let us now write works of artistic and moral fiction.
As I have sketched an ideal parlour, so would I limn a bedroom I have seen.