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VERB (1)

1. color lightly;
- Example: "her greying hair was tinged blond"
- Example: "the leaves were tinged red in November"
[syn: tint, tinct, tinge, touch]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tinct \Tinct\, a. [L. tinctus, p. p. of tingere to tinge. See Tinge.] Tined; tinged. [Archaic] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tinct \Tinct\, n. [See Tint.] Color; tinge; tincture; tint. [Archaic] "Blue of heaven's own tinct." --Shak. [1913 Webster] All the devices blazoned on the shield, In their own tinct. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tinct \Tinct\, v. t. [See Tinge.] To color or stain; to imblue; to tint. [Archaic] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tinct v 1: color lightly; "her greying hair was tinged blond"; "the leaves were tinged red in November" [syn: tint, tinct, tinge, touch]