noun the application of very thin coat of color over the surface of a picture
Scum"ble transitive verb
Freq. of scum
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imperfect & past participle Scumbled ; present participle & verbal noun Scumbling
- (Fine Arts) To cover lighty, as a painting, or a drawing, with a thin wash of opaque color, or with color-crayon dust rubbed on with the stump, or to make any similar additions to the work, so as to produce a softened effect.
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