Meaning of “dye” in the English Dictionary

"dye" in American English

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dyeverb [ T ]

us /dɑɪ/ present participle dyeing, past tense and past participle dyed

to change the color of something using a special liquid:

He dyed his hair black.

dyenoun [ C/U ]

us /dɑɪ/

a liquid substance for changing the color of things:

[ U ] She dipped the material into the dye.

(Definition of “dye” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)