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tinged
used in The Fountainhead

3 uses
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Definition
with a slight amount

(If an amount of what is not clear from context, it is typically of color.)
  • The flames of tall candles clashed desolately with the gray of the light from the street; the light made the candles seem dimmer, the candles gave to the day outside a premonitory tinge of dusk.
    1.10 — Part 1 Chapter 10 (13% in)
  • He was looking at her, his eyes as kindly, his smile as charming as ever; but there was a tinge of self-mockery in the charm, as if he knew that she did not approve of it, and a tinge of assurance, as if he were showing that he would look kindly and charming just the same.
    2.5 — Part 2 Chapter 5 (17% in)
  • He was looking at her, his eyes as kindly, his smile as charming as ever; but there was a tinge of self-mockery in the charm, as if he knew that she did not approve of it, and a tinge of assurance, as if he were showing that he would look kindly and charming just the same.
    2.5 — Part 2 Chapter 5 (17% in)

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