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What does paint something with a broad brush mean?


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paint something with a broad brush

Definition

The phrase paint something with a broad brush means to describe something in general terms, without mentioning specific details and without paying attention to individual variations.

Example(s)

When asked about his policy to reform the educational system, the president painted his plan with a broad brush.

This idiom is in the art category


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