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tint

noun [C] uk   /tɪnt/ us  
a small amount of a colour: The paint we're using for the bathroom is white with a yellow tint. The evening sky was deep pink, with tints of purple and red in it.Colour - general words a small amount of dye, especially used on the hair, or the act of using such a substance: She's had blonde tints put in her hair. I'm going to the hairdresser's for a tint.Paints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general wordsCare for the hair

tint

verb [T] uk   /tɪnt/ us  
to slightly change the colour of somethingColour - general wordsHairdressing
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