\ ˈhyüd How to pronounce hued (audio) \

Definition of hued

: colored usually used in combination green-hued

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Most of its residents live on the face of a hill, some of them in large, soft-hued Victorian mansions that were built by wealthy San Franciscans and British expatriates more than a century ago. Joe Kloc, Harper's magazine, "Lost at Sea," 10 June 2019 More straight-up kink than Hoffmeister kink, the golden-hued coupe looks a bit like a 2800 CS (E9) that has been redrawn using only straight lines, and then shrunken to 7/10 scale. Brett Berk, Car and Driver, "BMW Reproduces Lost 1970 Garmisch Concept by Calling In Its Original Designer ,Marcello Gandini," 24 May 2019 For the occasion, the hairstylist wove a handful of electric-hued extensions, courtesy of colorist Aura Friedman, into the lengths of 26 models including Christina Ricci and Rainey Qualley. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, "Batsheva’s Wild Braids Make a Compelling Case Against Primp and Polish," 13 Feb. 2019 The 65-year-old’s feet should dangle from a banana-hued lounge chair. Marcus Harrison Green, The Seattle Times, "Grandparents raising grandkids say they need more help from Washington state," 28 Dec. 2018 For the latter get-up, the entertainer went back to her Jenny from the Block roots, choosing a fur bomber with puffy, perforated sleeves and a body-hugging sandy-hued leather skirt. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Jennifer Lopez Puts a New York Spin on a French Girl Classic," 12 Dec. 2018 When in doubt, grab a black or dark-hued stone and toss it in whichever room needs a good energy scrub. Alyssa Nassner, Curbed, "Cleansing 101: Keeping your home’s energy in check," 17 Oct. 2018 New twists, old favorites But Japan is always experimenting — look no further than the blue-hued ramen dish at an Instagram-popular restaurant like Kipposhi, in Tokyo’s Oshiage area. The Seattle Times, "Hungry? Tokyo’s food meets visitor appetites for history and modernity," 7 Sep. 2018 The other will bemoan what the Hamptons aren’t anymore: a golden-hued magnet for artists, writers, and other assorted folk looking to do an about-face from their sophisticated city lives. Steven Stolman, Town & Country, "High Society Photographer Bert Morgan Chronicled the Hamptons' Smart Set Before Everything Changed," 13 June 2018

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before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of hued

: having a specified type of color

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