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Limning definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

LIMN'ING, ppr. Drawing; painting; painting in water colors.
LIM'NING, n. The act or art of drawing or painting in water colors.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects [syn: delineation, depiction, limning, line drawing]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Limning Lim"ning (l[i^]m"n[i^]ng or l[i^]m"[i^]ng), n. The act, process, or art of one who limns; the picture or decoration so produced. Adorned with illumination which we now call limning. --Wood.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Limn Limn (l[i^]m), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Limned (l[i^]md); p. pr. & vb. n. Limning (l[i^]m"n[i^]ng or l[i^]m"[i^]ng).] [OE. limnen, fr. luminen, for enluminen, F. enluminer to illuminate, to limn, LL. illuminare to paint. [root]122. See Illuminate, Luminous.] 1. To draw or paint; especially, to represent in an artistic way with pencil or brush. Let a painter carelessly limn out a million of faces, and you shall find them all different. --Sir T. Browne. 2. To illumine, as books or parchments, with ornamental figures, letters, or borders.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Painting (in water-colors).



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