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tinges

noun
plural of tinge

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a property that becomes apparent when light falls on an object and by which things that are identical in form can be distinguished
  • there's a bluish tinge to your lips—you must be freezing!

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tinges

verb
present tense third-person singular of tinge

Synonyms & Antonyms of tinges (Entry 2 of 2)

to give color or a different color to
  • just slightly tinge the frosting with yellow food coloring to give it a lemony look

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“Tinges.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tinges. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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