from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A color or tint.
- adj. Colored lightly or faintly; tinged.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a tint or colour
- v. to tint, tinge or colour
- adj. tinged or lightly coloured
- abbr. tincture
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Tined; tinged.
- n. Color; tinge; tincture; tint.
- transitive v. To color or stain; to imblue; to tint.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To tinge or tint, as with color; hence, figuratively, to imbue.
- n. Tint; tinge; coloring; hue.
- n. A tincture; an essence; specifically, the grand elixir of the alchemists.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. color lightly
Well, now brain scientists say something distinct is happening in the physical brain, too.
This painting of the flesh, I understand, is performed in their youth, by picking the skin with a needle, until the blood starts, and rubbing in a blueish tinct, which is as permanent as their life.
Travels Through North & South Carolina, Georgia, East & West Florida, the Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges, or Creek Confederacy, and the Country of the Chactaws; Containing An Account of the Soil and Natural Productions of Those Regions, Together with Observations on the Manners of the Indians.
Mars tinctured either cheek with tinct of martial red;
It darkles, (tinct, tint) all this our funnaminal world.
Thou turn'st mine eyes into my very soul, And there I see such black and grained spots As will not leave their tinct.
She was aware of curious glances as she sat in the bow of the caique watching Myros turn from an indis tinct blur into a tall, mountainous ridge, the lower slopes softened by patches of greenery.
They moved forward in a combat crouch, following the tinct center of what had once been a fairly wide road.
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It is therefore possible to have several simultaneous but distinct con - nections to the same port on a given machine, as long as the remote sockets are dis - tinct.
There was a dis - tinct crack - like a twig snapping in two.
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