tint

  • 1 tint — tint …

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  • 2 Tint — Tint, n. [For older tinct, fr. L. tinctus, p. p. of tingere to dye: cf. F. teinte, teint, It. tinta, tinto. See {Tinge}, and cf. {Taint} to stain, a stain, {Tent} a kind of wine, {Tinto}.] A slight coloring. Specifically: [1913 Webster] (a) A… …

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  • 3 tint — /tint/, n. 1. a color or a variety of a color; hue. 2. a color diluted with white; a color of less than maximum purity, chromo, or saturation. 3. a delicate or pale color. 4. any of various commercial dyes for the hair. 5. Engraving. a uniform… …

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  • 4 tint — [tint] n. [earlier tinct < L tinctus, a dyeing, dipping < pp. of tingere, to dye, TINGE] 1. a delicate or pale color or hue; tinge 2. a color or a shading of a color; esp., a gradation of a color with reference to its mixture with white 3.… …

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  • 5 Tint — Tint, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tinted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tinting}.] To give a slight coloring to; to tinge. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 tint — (n.) color, 1717, alteration of tinct (c.1600), from L. tinctus a dyeing, from tingere to dye (see TINCTURE (Cf. tincture)); influenced by It. tinta tint, hue, from L. tinctus. The verb is attested from 1756 (implied in tinted) …

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  • 7 tint — [n] shade of color cast, chroma, color, coloration, complexion, dash, dye, flush, glow, hint, hue, luminosity, pigmentation, rinse, stain, suggestion, taint, tinct, tincture, tinge, tone, touch, trace, wash; concept 622 Ant. white tint [v] color… …

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  • 8 tint — ► NOUN 1) a shade or variety of colour. 2) a dye for colouring the hair. 3) Printing an area of faint colour printed as a half tone. 4) a trace of something. ► VERB 1) colour slightly; tinge. 2) dye (hair) with a tint …

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  • 9 tint — index stain Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 10 tint — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …

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  • 11 tint — n hue, shade, *color, tinge, tone …

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  • 12 tint|y — «TIHN tee», adjective. 1. full of tints. 2. tinted or colored, as a painting …

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  • 13 tint — demi·tint; mez·zo·tint·er; mono·tint; tint; tint·er; tint·less; aq·ua·tint; mez·zo·tint; …

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  • 14 tint — tint1 [ tınt ] noun count 1. ) a small amount of a particular color: a bluish tint 2. ) a substance used for changing the color of someone s hair: a semi permanent tint tint tint 2 [ tınt ] verb transitive 1. ) to change the color of your hair 2 …

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  • 15 tint — I UK [tɪnt] / US noun [countable] Word forms tint : singular tint plural tints 1) a small amount of a particular colour a bluish tint 2) a substance used for changing the colour of someone s hair a semi permanent tint II UK [tɪnt] / US verb… …

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  • 16 tint — tint1 [tınt] n [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: tinct tint (17 19 centuries), from Latin tinctus, from tingere; TINGE2] 1.) a small amount of a particular colour = ↑shade, hue ↑hue ▪ paper with a yellowish tint 2.) an artificial colo …

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  • 17 tint — [[t]tɪ̱nt[/t]] tints, tinting, tinted 1) N COUNT A tint is a small amount of colour. Its large leaves often show a delicate purple tint... Green has many different shades and tints. 2) N COUNT If you put a tint on your hair, you dye it a slightly …

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  • 18 tint — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ dark ▪ light, pale ▪ blue, bluish, etc. ▪ faint, slight (esp. AmE …

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  • 19 tint — noun 1》 a shade or variety of colour.     ↘a trace of something. 2》 the process or dye used in artificial colouring of the hair. 3》 Printing an area of faint colour printed as a half tone.     ↘a set of parallel engraved lines giving uniform… …

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  • 20 tint — noun 1) the sky was taking on an apricot tint Syn: shade, color, tone, hue, pigmentation, tinge, cast, tincture, flush, blush, wash 2) a hair tint Syn: dye …

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