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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WORD PAINTING

A gem of rarest value in word painting; a literary production beyond criticism; but in sentiment, harmful and discouraging!

In effect, the whole is a very gloomy and forcible piece of word painting—literal, true, and graphic.

The red glare, as it reflected in beauty against the sky, was beyond brush or word painting.

“I suppose I ought to have fixed up a finer bit of word painting than that,” he continued slowly.

Buster, youre a wonder at word painting, though I reckon you cribbed some of that stuff from the guide book.

It is better to keep down to the bare, although complete, description rather than to attempt any word painting.

Beautifully written, with real and rare powers both of psychology and of word painting.

The book (except the last chapter) is an exquisite piece of word painting, but I always wish he had made a happy end of his hero.

Mrs. Ukridge uttered a faint squeak at this vivid piece of word painting.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.