argentine

adjective
ar·​gen·​tine | \ˈär-jən-ˌtīn, -ˌtēn\

Definition of argentine 

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argentine

noun (1)

Definition of argentine (Entry 2 of 3)

: silver also : any of various similar materials

Argentine

noun (2)
Ar·​gen·​tine | \ˈär-jən-ˌtīn, -ˌtēn\
plural Argentines

Definition of Argentine (Entry 3 of 3)

: a native or inhabitant of Argentina : argentinean

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Argentine adjective

Synonyms for argentine

Synonyms: Adjective

gray (also grey), grayish, leaden, pewter, silver, silvery, slate, slaty (also slatey), steely

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Examples of argentine in a Sentence

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an argentine sky hinted at a coming storm

First Known Use of argentine

Adjective

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Noun (1)

1577, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1829, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of argentine was in the 15th century

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