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To paint and decorate - thesaurus

Synonyms

paint

verb

to put paint onto something to change its colour

decorate

verb

British to put paint or paper on the walls of a room

paper

verb

to cover the walls of a room with wallpaper

whitewash

verb

to paint walls or buildings white using whitewash

do out

to decorate a room

render

verb

to cover a wall with plaster or cement

wallpaper

verb

to put wallpaper onto walls

redecorate

verb

to paint a room again or put new wallpaper on the walls

do up

British to repair, paint, and improve an old building, car, boat etc

do over

mainly American to decorate a building or room again in a completely different way

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floor

verb

to put a particular type of floor inside a room

grout

verb

to fill the spaces between tiles with grout

hang

verb

to fix paper to a wall as decoration

lay

verb

to put something such as pipes, wires, or a carpet into the correct position in the ground or on the floor, so that they are ready to be used

prime

verb

to prepare a surface for paint or some other substance

refresh

verb

to make something look or feel fresher or brighter

refurbish

verb

to improve a room or a building by cleaning and painting it, adding new furniture or equipment etc

rehabilitate

verb

to make a building or system suitable for use again

respray

verb

to change the colour of something, especially a car, by spraying new paint on it

spray

verb

British to paint a car by spraying paint on it

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