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tinct (tingkt),USA pronunciation  v.t. 
  1. to tinge or tint, as with color.
  2. [Obs.]to imbue.

adj. 
  1. tinged;
    colored;
    flavored.

n. 
  1. tint;
    tinge;
    coloring.
  • Latin tīnctus, past participle of tingere to dye, color, tinge
  • 1425–75 for earlier alchemical sense; 1585–95 for def. 1; 1595–1605 for def. 4; late Middle English

tinct., 
  • tincture.


  • Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    tinct /tɪŋkt/ n , vb
    1. an obsolete word for tint
    adj
    1. poetic tinted or coloured
    Etymology: 15th Century: from Latin tinctus, from tingere to colour



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