a painted picture that you put on a wall for people to see: ➔ oil painting
a collection of valuable paintings
There was a large painting of his father on the wall.
Can you help me hang this painting (=put it on a wall)?
the act or skill of making a picture, using paints:
Degas' style of painting
the Cubist school of painting (=a particular style used by a group of people)
the work of covering a wall, house etc with paint
painting and decorating British English