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tinged
used in And The Mountains Echoed

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Definition
with a slight amount

(If an amount of what is not clear from context, it is typically of color.)
  • Or perhaps it was that, in the old man's eyes, the div found not even a tinge of fear.
    Chapter 1 (52% in)
  • Now and then, when she turned to tap ash into a saucer, I stole a quick glance at the red polish on her toenails, at the gold-tinged sheen of her shaved calves, the high arch of her foot, and always at her full, perfectly shaped breasts.
    Chapter 4 (27% in)
  • But I saw on her face a tinge of unspoken hurt as well, a shade of disappointment that Mama was far too proud to admit to.
    Chapter 8 (4% in)
  • To my surprise, I feel a tinge of impatience with this dead woman I have not seen for over thirty years.
    Chapter 8 (74% in)

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