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Definition of hued

: colored usually used in combinationgreen-hued

Examples of hued in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pair this dish with a refreshing pinot noir to set off the scarlet-hued fish and make all the flavors sparkle. Dallas News, "Skip the reservation — have a seafood date night at home," 3 Feb. 2020 Sovalik, a 77-year-old village elder, catches and dries broad whitefish by the Colville River, hanging thick, pink-hued slabs on rafters near the site of a trading post where her nomadic ancestors used to barter for Siberian goods. Anchorage Daily News, "As Alaska warms, one village’s fight over oil development and the future," 14 Dec. 2019 Palace employees decorated the salon as a Smurf village, turning it into a blue-hued wonderland. Peter Mikelbank, PEOPLE.com, "Party at the Palace! Monaco's Royal Twins Celebrate 5th Birthday with Smurf-Themed Bash," 12 Dec. 2019 For the focal point of her décor, Kelly chose the Champagne Tree ($699) from Nicole Miller and decorated it with metallic-hued ornaments. Brianne Tracy, PEOPLE.com, "See How Tori Kelly Transformed Her Home Into a Golden Winter Wonderland For Christmas," 4 Dec. 2019 After a 45-minute drive, Vignoli dropped us at a coffee shop in Castellina in Chianti, a golden-hued stone village that seems to have sprouted from the hilltop eons ago. Kerri Westenberg, chicagotribune.com, "Best day trip from Florence, Italy: A bike trip to Siena," 11 Oct. 2019 The house is full of family photos interspersed with knickknacks salvaged from thrift stores and estate sales: a silver Buddha, book stands, a Confucius lamp sculpted from green-hued glass. Travis Deshong, Washington Post, "For D.C. pop band Shaed, the rock-and-roll dream is all about family," 17 Oct. 2019 The Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce surprised Gardner with the honor Friday in the teal-hued lounge of the Marriott Hotel & Spa, luring her over from a Friends of Newport Beach Animal Shelter board meeting. Hillary Davis, Daily Pilot, "Former Mayor Nancy Gardner is the chamber’s Citizen of the Year," 26 July 2019 René Magritte’s bowler hat, Frida Kahlo’s vibrant-hued fabrics, Julian Schnabel’s all-day pajamas: A veteran fashion journalist surveys 45 artists whose signature outfits were an extension of their work, deepening our impressions of their oeuvres. New York Times, "New & Noteworthy Visual Books, From Maurice Sendak’s Stage Sets to Dogs in Space," 19 July 2019

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First Known Use of hued

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Hued.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hued. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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: having a specified type of color

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