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    canvas - Dictionary definition and meaning for word canvas

    Definition
    (noun) a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)
    Synonyms : canvass
    Definition
    (noun) an oil painting on canvas fabric
    Synonyms : canvass
    Definition
    (noun) the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account
    Synonyms : canvass
    Example Sentence
    • the crowded canvas of history
    • the movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound
    Definition
    (noun) a tent made of canvas fabric
    Synonyms : canvas tent , canvass
    Definition
    (noun) a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
    Synonyms : canvass , sail , sheet
    Definition
    (noun) the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete
    Synonyms : canvass
    Example Sentence
    • the boxer picked himself up off the canvas
    Definition
    (verb) solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign
    Synonyms : canvass
    Definition
    (verb) get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions
    Synonyms : canvass , poll
    Definition
    (verb) cover with canvas
    Example Sentence
    • She canvassed the walls of her living room so as to conceal the ugly cracks
    Definition
    (verb) consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
    Synonyms : analyse , analyze , canvass , examine , study
    Example Sentence
    • analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare
    • analyze the evidence in a criminal trial
    • analyze your real motives
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for canvas

a can full of blood through the vas that use for painting on the canvas

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