[ sprey-peynt ]
/ ˈspreɪˌpeɪnt /

verb (used with object)

to cover, mark, draw, or write with spray paint.

Nearby words

  1. spray gun,
  2. spray millet,
  3. spray paint,
  4. spray skirt,
  5. spray tank,
  6. sprayer,
  7. spraying,
  8. spread,
  9. spread betting,
  10. spread eagle

Origin of spray-paint

First recorded in 1965–70

spray paint


paint that is packaged in an aerosol container for spraying directly onto a surface.
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