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distantly | distaste | distasteful | distastefully | distastefulness | Distemper | distend | distended | distensible | distension | distention

Distemper

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Noun, Verb (transitive)
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dis=tem=per

OXFORD DICTIONARY

Distemper, n. & v.
--n.
1 a kind of paint using glue or size instead of an oil-base, for use on walls or for scene-painting.
2 a method of mural and poster painting using this.
--v.tr. paint (walls etc.) with distemper.

Distemper, n.
1 a disease of some animals, esp. dogs, causing fever, coughing, and catarrh.
2 archaic political disorder.

Etymology
earlier as verb, = upset, derange: ME f. LL distemperare (as DIS-, temperare mingle correctly)

THESAURUS

Distemper

Texas fever, abnormality, acute disease, affection, affliction, ailment, allergic disease, allergy, anarchism, anarchy, anthrax, aphthous fever, atrophy, bacterial disease, bighead, birth defect, black quarter, blackleg, blackwater, blight, blind staggers, bloody flux, broken wind, cardiovascular disease, cattle plague, charbon, chromogen, chronic disease, circulatory disease, coat, coat of paint, coating, color, color filter, color gelatin, colorant, coloring, complaint, complication, condition, congenital defect, dead-color, defect, deficiency disease, deformity, degenerative disease, derange, disability, disarrange, disarray, discompose, disease, disjoint, disorder, disturb, drier, dye, dyestuff, endemic, endemic disease, endocrine disease, epidemic disease, exterior paint, flat coat, flat wash, floor enamel, foot-and-mouth disease, functional disease, fungus disease, gapes, gastrointestinal disease, genetic disease, glanders, ground, handicap, heaves, hereditary disease, hog cholera, hoof-and-mouth disease, hydrophobia, iatrogenic disease, illness, indisposition, infectious disease, infirmity, interior paint, liver rot, loco, loco disease, locoism, mad staggers, malady, malaise, malignant catarrh, malignant catarrhal fever, malignant pustule, mange, medium, megrims, milzbrand, misrule, mix up, morbidity, morbus, muddle, muscular disease, neurological disease, nutritional disease, occupational disease, opaque color, organic disease, paint, pandemic disease, paratuberculosis, pathological condition, pathology, pigment, pip, plant disease, prime coat, primer, priming, protozoan disease, pseudotuberculosis, psychosomatic disease, quarter evil, rabies, respiratory disease, rinderpest, riot, rockiness, rot, rummage, scabies, secondary disease, seediness, sheep rot, sickishness, sickness, signs, splenic fever, staggers, stain, stringhalt, swine dysentery, symptomatology, symptomology, symptoms, syndrome, tempera, the pip, thinner, tinction, tincture, transparent color, turpentine, turps, undercoat, undercoating, urogenital disease, vehicle, virus disease, wash, wash coat, wasting disease, worm disease

ROGET THESAURUS

Distemper

Disease

N disease, illness, sickness, ailing, all the ills that flesh is heir to, morbidity, morbosity, infirmity, ailment, indisposition, complaint, disorder, malady, distemper, distemperature, visitation, attack, seizure, stroke, fit, delicacy, loss of health, invalidation, cachexy, cachexia, atrophy, marasmus, indigestion, dyspepsia, decay, decline, consumption, palsy, paralysis, prostration, taint, pollution, infection, sepsis, septicity, infestation, epidemic, pandemic, endemic, epizootic, murrain, plague, pestilence, pox, sore, ulcer, abscess, fester, boil, pimple, wen, carbuncle, gathering, imposthume, peccant humor, issue, rot, canker, cold sore, fever sore, cancer, carcinoma, leukemia, neoplastic disease, malignancy, tumor, caries, mortification, corruption, gangrene, sphacelus, sphacelation, leprosy, eruption, rash, breaking out, fever, temperature, calenture, inflammation, ague, angina pectoris, appendicitis, Asiatic cholera, spasmodic cholera, biliary calculus, kidney stone, black death, bubonic plague, pneumonic plague, blennorrhagia, blennorrhoea, blood poisoning, bloodstroke, bloody flux, brash, breakbone fever, dengue fever, malarial fever, Q-fever, heart attack, cardiac arrest, cardiomyopathy, hardening of the arteries, arteriosclerosis, atherosclerosis, bronchocele, canker rash, cardialgia, carditis, endocarditis, cholera, asphyxia, chlorosis, chorea, cynanche, dartre, enanthem, enanthema, erysipelas, exanthem, exanthema, gallstone, goiter, gonorrhea, green sickness, grip, grippe, influenza, flu, hay fever, heartburn, heaves, rupture, hernia, hemorrhoids, piles, herpes, itch, king's evil, lockjaw, measles, mumps, polio, necrosis, pertussis, phthisis, pneumonia, psora, pyaemia, pyrosis, quinsy, rachitis, ringworm, rubeola, St. Vitus's dance, scabies, scarlatina, scarlet fever, scrofula, seasickness, struma, syntexis, tetanus, tetter, tonsillitis, tonsilitis, tracheocele, trachoma, trismus, varicella, varicosis, variola, water qualm, whooping cough, yellow fever, yellow jack, fatal disease, dangerous illness, galloping consumption, churchyard cough, general breaking up, break up of the system, idiocy insanity, martyr to disease, cripple, the halt the lame and the blind, valetudinary, valetudinarian, invalid, patient, case, sickroom, sick- chamber, pathology, etiology, nosology, anthrax, bighead, blackleg, blackquarter, cattle plague, glanders, mange, scrapie, milk sickness, heartworm, feline leukemia, roundworms, quarter-evil, quarter-ill, rinderpest, virus, bacterium, bacteria, DNA virus, RNA virus, rhinovirus, rhabdovirus, picornavirus, herpesvirus, cytomegalovirus, CMV, human immunodefficiency virus, HIV, diseased, ailing, ill, ill of, taken ill, seized with, indisposed, unwell, sick, squeamish, poorly, seedy, affected with illness, afflicted with illness, laid up, confined, bedridden, invalided, in hospital, on the sick list, out of health, out of sorts, under the weather, valetudinary, unsound, unhealthy, sickly, morbid, morbose, healthless, infirm, chlorotic, unbraced, drooping, flagging, lame, crippled, halting, morbid, tainted, vitiated, peccant, contaminated, poisoned, tabid, mangy, leprous, cankered, rotten, rotten to the core, rotten at the core, withered, palsied, paralytic, dyspeptic, luetic, pneumonic, pulmonic, phthisic, rachitic, syntectic, syntectical, tabetic, varicose, touched in the wind, broken-winded, spavined, gasping, hors de combat, weakly, weakened, decrepit, decayed, incurable, in declining health, cranky, in a bad way, in danger, prostrate, moribund, morbific epidemic, endemic, zymotic.

Color

N color, hue, tint, tinge, dye, complexion, shade, tincture, cast, livery, coloration, glow, flush, tone, key, pure color, positive color, primary color, primitive complementary color, three primaries, spectrum, chromatic dispersion, broken color, secondary color, tertiary color, local color, coloring, keeping, tone, value, aerial perspective, chromatics, spectrum analysis, spectroscopy, chromatism, chromatography, chromatology, prism, spectroscope, spectrograph, spectrometer, colorimeter (optical instruments), pigment, coloring matter, paint, dye, wash, distemper, stain, medium, mordant, oil paint, colored, colorific, tingent, tinctorial, chromatic, prismatic, full-colored, high-colored, deep-colored, doubly-dyed, polychromatic, chromatogenous, tingible, bright, vivid, intense, deep, fresh, unfaded, rich, gorgeous, gay, gaudy, florid, gay, garish, rainbow-colored, multihued, showy, flaunting, flashy, raw, crude, glaring, flaring, discordant, inharmonious, mellow, pastel, harmonious, pearly, sweet, delicate, tender, refined.

Painting

N painting, depicting, drawing, design, perspective, sciagraphy, skiagraphy, chiaroscuro, composition, treatment, historical painting, portrait painting, miniature painting, landscape painting, marine painting, still life, flower painting, scene painting, scenography, school, style, the grand style, high art, genre, portraiture, ornamental art, monochrome, polychrome, grisaille, pallet, palette, easel, brush, pencil, stump, black lead, charcoal, crayons, chalk, pastel, paint, watercolor, body color, oil color, oils, oil paint, varnish, priming, gouache, tempera, distemper, fresco, water glass, enamel, encaustic painting, mosaic, tapestry, photography, heliography, color photography, sun painting, graphics, computer graphics, picture, painting, piece, tableau, canvas, oil painting, fresco, cartoon, easel picture, cabinet picture, draught, draft, pencil drawing, water color drawing, etching, charcoal, pen-and-ink, sketch, outline, study, photograph, color photograph, black-and-white photograph, holograph, heliograph, daguerreotype, talbotype, calotype, heliotype, negative, positive, print, glossy print, matte print, enlargement, reduction, life-size print, instant photo, Polaroid photo, technicolor, Kodachrome, Ektachrome, Polaroid, portrait, whole length, full length, half length, kitcat, head, miniature, shade, silhouette, profile, landscape, seapiece, view, scene, prospect, panorama, diorama, still life, picture gallery, exhibit, studio, atelier, pinacotheca, painted, pictorial, graphic, picturesque, pencil, oil, in pencil, fecit, delineavit, mutum est pictura poema.


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