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English noun: tint

1. tint (attribute) a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color


SamplesAfter several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted.


Synonymsshade, tincture, tone


Broader (hypernym)color, coloring, colour, colouring


Narrower (hyponym)mellowness, richness, tinge, undertone


English verb: tint

1. tint (change) color lightly


SamplesHer greying hair was tinged blond.
The leaves were tinged red in November.


Synonymstinct, tinge, touch


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)color, color in, colorise, colorize, colour, colour in, colourise, colourize


Narrower (hyponym)complexion, henna, tincture









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