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Definitions of canvas

  1. consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. heavy closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete; "the boxer picked himself up off the canvas" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. an oil painting on canvas Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a tent made of canvas Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a large piece of fabric (as canvas) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account; "the crowded canvas of history"; "the movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. get the opinions of people, for example Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. cover with canvas; "She canvassed the walls of her living room so as to conceal the ugly cracks" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions Wordnet Dictionary DB
  12. A coarse cloth so woven as to form regular meshes for working with the needle, as in tapestry, or worsted work. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A piece of strong cloth of which the surface has been prepared to receive painting, commonly painting in oil. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. Something for which canvas is used: (a) A sail, or a collection of sails. (b) A tent, or a collection of tents. (c) A painting, or a picture on canvas. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. A rough draft or model of a song, air, or other literary or musical composition; esp. one to show a poet the measure of the verses he is to make. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. Made of, pertaining to, or resembling, canvas or coarse cloth; as, a canvas tent. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. A strong cloth made of hemp, flax, or cotton; - used for tents, sails, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. A coarse, heavy cloth of hemp or flax, used for tents, sails, etc., and also for painting; sails in general; sometimes, a painting. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. A coarse cloth made of hemp, used for sails, tents, etc., and for painting on: the sails of a ship. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. Coarse, strong cloth; sail-cloth. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. A heavy, strong cloth for sails, paintings, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. Made of canvas. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  23. A coarse cloth, made of hemp, used for tents, sails, painting on, &c.; a clear unbleached cloth, woven regularly in little squares, used for working tapestry with the needle; sails in general. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  24. A coarse cloth made of flax or hemp, used for tents, sails, painting on, & c.; in a ship, the sails are called the canvas. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  25. A strong cloth made of hemp, flax, or cotton; -- used for tents, sails, etc. mso.anu.edu.au
  26. A strong cloth made of hemp, flax, or cotton; used for tents, sails, etc. dictgcide_fs
  27. kan'vas, n. a coarse cloth made of hemp, used for sails, tents, &c., and for painting on: the sails of a ship.--v.t. to cover with canvas.--ns. CAN'VAS-BACK, a North American duck, very good eating, its back ashy white, crossed by broken, zigzag, dark lines; CAN'VAS-CLIMB'ER (Shak.), a sailor; CAN'VAS-STRETCH'ER, a wooden frame on which canvas is stretched for oil-painting; CAN'VAS-WORK, embroidery upon cloth over which canvas has been laid to guide the stitches: an embroidery in Berlin wool on silk canvas with plush-stitch.--UNDER CANVAS, having the sails unfurled, under sail: living in tents. [O. Fr. canevas--L. and Gr. cannabis, hemp.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  28. Strong unbleached cloth of hemp or flax, for sails, tents, painting on; under c., in tent (s), with sails spread; racing-boat\'s covered end; picture; C.-back. N.-Amer. duck (f. colour of back feathers). [middle English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  29. n. [Latin] A coarse cloth made of hemp or flax, used for tents, sails, painting, &c.;—the sails of a vessel. Cabinet Dictionary

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