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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A pale or subdued color.

Usage examples (37)
  • All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon, with a slight moral tinge to it, a playing with right and wrong.
  • Petey, everything you write has a certain tinge of melancholy.
  • Copper produces a reddish tinge, which is by no means unpleasant compared with the dazzling whiteness of the nickel deposit.
  • The pitch had a greenish tinge, which is expected to change on Saturday after another round of mowing that has been scheduled. for more
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