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tincture

noun

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a property that becomes apparent when light falls on an object and by which things that are identical in form can be distinguished
  • a ragged shirt that seemed to be stained with the tincture of blood

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tincture

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of tincture (Entry 2 of 2)

to give color or a different color to
  • clouds tinctured by the rays of the setting sun

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“Tincture.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tincture. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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