What is the definition of distemper?

Definitions for distemper

  • noun - a method of painting in which the pigments are mixed with water and a binder; used for painting posters or murals or stage scenery
  • verb - paint with distemper
  • noun - a painting created with paint that is made by mixing the pigments with water and a binder
  • noun - paint made by mixing the pigments with water and a binder
  • noun - an angry and disagreeable mood
  • noun - any of various infectious viral diseases of animals
  • Pronounciation of distemper

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    Synonyms for distemper

    ill humor ill humour

    Antonyms for distemper

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    Holonyms for distemper

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    Hypernyms for distemper

    humour pigment animal disease painting temper mood humor picture paint

    Hyponyms for distemper

    choler fretfulness canine distemper moodiness fussiness equine distemper irritability peevishness petulance strangles crossness

    Meronyms for distemper

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    Sounds like distemper

    Dagestani dash down data system decoction decussation dedication deduction degustation dejection deoxycytidine desiccation dessiatine destain destine destiny destitution detection detestation diastema dichotomy dictation diction dictum digestion disassociation disdain disesteem disquisition dissection dissociation