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tinged
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

2 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.)
  • No two people that had the slightest tinge of color in their faces dared to be seen talking together.
    12 — Fear Of Insurrection (32% in)
  • Some of the ladies had colored waiting-maids and coachmen, but I was the only nurse tinged with the blood of Africa.
    35 — Prejudice Against Color (62% in)

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