Definition of warpaint noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈwɔːpeɪnt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɔːrpeɪnt//
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  1. 1paint that some peoples, for example Native American peoples, put on their bodies and faces before fighting a battle
  2. 2(informal, humorous) make-up, especially when it is thick or bright
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: warpaint