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tintverb [T]

 us   /tɪnt/
art to color something slightly

tintnoun [C]

 us   /tɪnt/
art a variety of a color, or a pale color: Here, the ocean is gray with a blue tint.
art A tint is also a substance used to change slightly the color of something, esp. hair or paint.
(Definition of tint from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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tintnoun [C]

uk   /tɪnt/  us   /tɪnt/
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.
UK 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.

tintverb [T]

uk   /tɪnt/  us   /tɪnt/
(Definition of tint from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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