Example sentences for: paints

How can you use “paints” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • With just a few quick strokes, writer-director M. N. Shyamalan paints a totally authentic-feeling picture of yuppiedom--its decent intentions, complacency, and loneliness--and I didn't see a less whitewashed or sensational portrait of working-class family life this year.

  • One paints him as a reluctant but incredibly effective fund raiser, whose outsider image, basketball superstardom, and Senate Finance Committee background have activated a network of super-rich, generally apolitcal supporters, including Warren Buffett and Rupert Murdoch.

  • One is left with the somewhat misleading impression of an establishment figure: the artist who plays an artist in Six Degrees of Separation (as Close did), who paints pictures of his celebrity friends, who takes a formal photographic portrait of Bill Clinton (1996, in the catalog).

  • The WP paints essentially the same picture.

  • Gwendolyn Freed's outraged review in the Wall Street Journal attempts to refute many of the film's claims and says it "paints a repulsive portrait of du Pré."

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