Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Relating to the processes of dyeing or coloring.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or relating to tincture (dye or colour)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or relating to color or colors; imparting a color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining or relating to color or dyeing; producing or imparting color.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

From Latin tīnctōrius, from tīnctus, past participle of tingere, to dye.

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