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tint

noun

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  1. a property that becomes apparent when light falls on an object and by which things that are identical in form can be distinguished <her eyes have a greenish tint> Synonyms cast, hue, shade, tincture, tinge, color, toneRelated Words overtone, undertone; primary color, secondary color, tertiary color; brightness, chroma, chromaticity, contrast, lightness, saturation, value; coloration, coloring, colorway, pigmentationNear Antonyms achromatism


tint

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tint

  1. to give color or a different color to <if you tint that blue paint with this yellow paint, you should get a nice shade of green> Synonyms bepaint [archaic], dye, paint, pigment, stain, tincture, tinge, colorRelated Words brighten, lighten; darken, embrown, tone (down); checker, dapple, daub, fleck, marble, mottle, pattern, polychrome, speck, speckle, streak, striate, stripe, variegateNear Antonyms blanch, bleach, whitenAntonyms decolorize


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