Dictionary.com

hyacinthine

[ hahy-uh-sin-thin, -thahyn ]
/ ˌhaɪ əˈsɪn θɪn, -θaɪn /
Save This Word!

adjective
of or like the hyacinth.
adorned with hyacinths.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of hyacinthine

1650–60; <Latin hyacinthinus<Greek hyakínthinos.See hyacinth, -ine1

Words nearby hyacinthine

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use hyacinthine in a sentence

FEEDBACK