hue Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “hue” in the English Dictionary

"hue" in British English

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huenoun [C]

uk   us   /hjuː/

hue noun [C] (COLOUR)

(a ​degree of ​lightness, ​darkness, ​strength, etc. of) a ​colour: In the ​Caribbeanwaters 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 ​realissues.
(Definition of hue from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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huenoun [C]

 us   /hju/
art a ​color, or the ​particulardegree of ​light or ​dark of a ​color: In the ​waters of the ​Caribbean there are ​fish of every hue.
(Definition of hue from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hue”
in Spanish color, matiz…
in Vietnamese màu, sắc thái…
in Malaysian warna…
in Thai สี…
in French teinte…
in German die Farbe…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颜色, 色彩, 色调…
in Turkish renk…
in Russian оттенок, тон…
in Indonesian warna…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顏色, 色彩, 色調…
in Polish odcień, barwa…
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