Fill out the form using blue or black ink.
The printer is out of ink.
We're using four different inks for this poster. Verb
They just inked a new partnership agreement.
the basketball star just inked a two-year contract with the most celebrated franchise in the NBA
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Tax returns must be signed (fresh ink, if on paper) and include all documents submitted with the original return.—Kelly Phillips Erb, Forbes, 27 Nov. 2023 Also acceptable are glitters that are trapped inside inks, paints, pastes, and glues and other solid objects, and glitters that are completely contained, like the shimmering flakes that float inside snowglobes.—Joshua Rapp Learn, Discover Magazine, 22 Nov. 2023 Those who fail, by moving when they are supposed to be frozen, are eliminated faux-execution-style; tiny squibs explode under their shirts, spattering them with black ink.—James Poniewozik, New York Times, 22 Nov. 2023 But liquid ink for textiles and packaging represents just 9 percent of the carbon black market.—Alden Wicker, WIRED, 20 Nov. 2023 Everything that happened late Sunday and into Monday, isn’t technically signed in ink just yet.—Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, 20 Nov. 2023 Much ink has been spilled about the resemblance between iconic ‘90s supermodel Cindy Crawford and her daughter, Gen Z model, actor and influencer Kaia Gerber.—Kara Nesvig, Allure, 16 Nov. 2023 The spoon is hand stamped and then filled with food safe, black ink.—Amanda Ogle, Southern Living, 31 Oct. 2023 The ink the governor signed the renaming bill in was purple — Prince’s signature color.—Steve Leblanc, Fortune, 14 Nov. 2023
Eyebrows were raised across the league when the Houston Rockets inked guard/forward Dillon Brooks to a massive four-year, $86 million contract this past offseason.—Rahat Huq, Forbes, 27 Nov. 2023 At the new facility, city officials and the Police Officers Association, which spearheaded the effort, held a ribbon-cutting last week, after inking a five-year lease last year.—San Diego Union-Tribune, 22 Nov. 2023 Though the deal was inked off-market, public records confirm that Halsey very quietly sold her big estate on the Los Angeles County outskirts over the summer.—James McClain, Robb Report, 21 Nov. 2023 As part of a two-year deal inked at Cannes, Huelva and the Dominican Republic film entity DGCine is organizing a pitching event featuring four Dominican projects in development which are looking for Spanish co-production partners.—Emiliano De Pablos, Variety, 10 Nov. 2023 In short succession, superstar showrunners Shonda Rhimes, Kenya Barris, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, and Ryan Murphy all inked nine-figure contracts with the streamer.—Peter Biskind, The Hollywood Reporter, 8 Nov. 2023 In a second photo from the same post, Holmes documented the inking process by showing the tattoo artist with her tools pressed firmly against his arm.—Angel Saunders, Peoplemag, 15 Nov. 2023 Xi sent a message lauding the conference, claiming that China has inked 284 sister-city agreements ...—Jimmy Quinn, National Review, 13 Nov. 2023 In June, Netflix revealed that Sakamoto had inked a five-year partnership to develop a range of titles exclusively for the streamer, and In Love and Deep Water is the first such project from the deal.—Abid Rahman, The Hollywood Reporter, 25 Oct. 2023 See More
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Middle English enke, from Anglo-French encre, enke, from Late Latin encaustum, from neuter of Latin encaustus burned in, from Greek enkaustos, verbal of enkaiein to burn in — more at encaustic