greasepaint

[n] - a greasy substance used as makeup by actors
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greasepaint

noun a greasy substance used as makeup by actors
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greasepaint

(from the article `stage design`) ...India ink. Some actors were known to make up their faces with whitewash rubbed off the walls, dust scraped from red bricks, and black from a ... ...new makeup materials and more skillful techniques of application. Crude, inartistic effects could not be hidden under the revealing light of ... [2 re...
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