What is the definition of tincture?

Definitions for tincture

  • verb - stain or tint with a color; "The leaves were tinctured with a bright red"
  • verb - fill
  • noun - (pharmacology) a medicine consisting of an extract in an alcohol solution
  • noun - a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color; "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"
  • noun - an indication that something has been present; "there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"; "a tincture of condescension"
  • noun - a substances that colors metals
  • Pronounciation of tincture

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    Synonyms for tincture

    shade vestige tint shadow tone trace impregnate infuse instill

    Antonyms for tincture

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    Holonyms for tincture

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    Hypernyms for tincture

    medicine color indication medication colour indicant medicament coloring coloring material medicinal drug colouring colouring material touch tint fill tinct fill up tinge make full

    Hyponyms for tincture

    mellowness footprint tincture of iodine richness argent iodine undertone arnica tinge

    Meronyms for tincture

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    Sounds like tincture

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