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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.

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.
Translations of “hue”
in Spanish color, matiz…
in French teinte…
in German die Farbe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顏色, 色彩, 色調…
in Russian оттенок, тон…
in Turkish renk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颜色, 色彩, 色调…
in Polish odcień, barwa…
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