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English definition of “hue”

hue

noun [C] uk   /hjuː/ us  

hue noun [C] (COLOUR)

(a degree of lightness, darkness, strength, etc. of) a colour: In the Caribbean waters there are fish of every hue.Colour - general words

hue noun [C] (TYPE)

literary a different type or group: Politicians of all hues wish to get sleaze off the agenda so that they can discuss the real issues.Categories and varietiesSpecies and genders
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