1

patine

play
noun pa·tine \pa-ˈtēn\

Definition of patine

  1. :  patina

Origin and Etymology of patine

French, from Italian patina


2

patine

verb pa·tine

Definition of patine

patined

;

patining

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cover with a patina

First Known Use of patine

1896

Learn More about patine


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up patine? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to counsel, recommend, or inform

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!