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crayon

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crayoncray‧on1 /ˈkreɪən, -ɒn $ -ɑːn, -ən/ ●○○ noun [countable]  crayons.jpg AVa stick of coloured wax or chalk that children use to draw pictures
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crayonGrated crayon added to paint produces interesting effects and can give different shades of colour.It takes about 10 minutes, and visitors get free samples of crayons and markers.A pastel is a dry stick or crayon, it is not paint.Both side walls are covered with drawings-pencil, crayon, charcoal, child and adult.Can you imagine the board games, the crayon drawings, the tears?For Caspar there were crayons wrapped in a roll of drawing paper.Exhibit A, above, is clearly a shoddy effort created with crayons bearing no resemblance to Victoria.Rainbow lovers such as Todd Oldham and Isaac Mizrahi have always played with crayons, but never like this.
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crayoncrayon2 verb [intransitive, transitive]  AVDRAWto draw something with a crayon
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crayon
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycrayon
he, she, itcrayons
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycrayoned
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave crayoned
he, she, ithas crayoned
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad crayoned
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill crayon
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have crayoned
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam crayoning
he, she, itis crayoning
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you, we, theyare crayoning
Past
I, he, she, itwas crayoning
you, we, theywere crayoning
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been crayoning
he, she, ithas been crayoning
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been crayoning
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be crayoning
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been crayoning
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