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See definition of fresco on Dictionary.com
  • as incolor
  • as inpaint

synonyms for fresco

  • darken
  • dye
  • embellish
  • enliven
  • illuminate
  • infuse
  • paint
  • stain
  • tint
  • wash
  • adorn
  • blacken
  • bloom
  • blush
  • burn
  • chalk
  • crayon
  • crimson
  • daub
  • emblazon
  • enamel
  • flush
  • gild
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • imbue
  • lacquer
  • pigment
  • redden
  • rouge
  • stipple
  • suffuse
  • tinge
  • tone
  • variegate
  • pinken

antonyms for fresco

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  • discolor
  • fade
  • lighten
  • pale
  • whiten
  • reveal
  • uncover
  • whiten
  • strip
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How to use fresco in a sentence

At the time, a team of restorers were tending to medieval frescoes at the Camposanto Monumentale in town.
GRIME-LOVING BACTERIA COULD SAVE PRICELESS ARTERIN FENNESSYSEPTEMBER 20, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Between archaeological evidence, written records, and fresco paintings, not to mention scientific experimentation, the story of Panis Quadratus slowly revealed itself.
EAT LIKE AN ANCIENT ROMAN BY RECREATING BREAD FROM POMPEIIALISHA MCDARRISSEPTEMBER 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Faherty, makers of my favorite shirts, crushed it with these shorts that are perfect for walks on the beach or dining al fresco.
SAVE 35% ON OUTDOOR GEAR FROM HUCKBERRY RIGHT NOWDANIEL MODLINJULY 23, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Crossnore’s longtime mission supports at-risk children, and the fresco is filled with kids sitting with Jesus — some modeled on Long’s sons.
FOLLOWING A TRAIL OF FRESCOES IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINABARBARA NOE KENNEDYMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
While I had seen frescoes throughout Italy and France, I had never heard of any in the United States.
FOLLOWING A TRAIL OF FRESCOES IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINABARBARA NOE KENNEDYMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Beneath the portico, numbers of servants and retainers were lounging about, enjoying the fresco.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
In thisPg 89 church is a remarkable altar fresco which was executed by the late Lord Leighton.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
On the outer walls of the principal temple are wretched daubs in fresco, representing the state of eternal punishment.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
The walls and ceiling were often covered with fresco paintings, frequently of elegant design, to be hereafter described.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The following fresco from the Catacomb of St. Priscilla is a characteristic example.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
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WORDS RELATED TO FRESCO

  • adorn
  • blacken
  • bloom
  • blush
  • burn
  • chalk
  • crayon
  • crimson
  • darken
  • daub
  • dye
  • embellish
  • emblazon
  • enamel
  • enliven
  • flush
  • fresco
  • gild
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • illuminate
  • imbue
  • infuse
  • lacquer
  • paint
  • pigment
  • pinken
  • redden
  • rouge
  • stain
  • stipple
  • suffuse
  • tinge
  • tint
  • tone
  • variegate
  • wash
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.