Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Relating to the processes of dyeing or coloring.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or relating to tincture (dye or colour)

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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