- to grow or turn pink.
Origin of pinken
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Examples from the Web for pinken
It did finally, and with it, when the approaching sun began to pinken the eastern sky, sleep for my tormented sister.The Fifth Wheel
Olive Higgins Prouty
This is where the fisherfolk live who go out in their stubby boats, called "pinken," to fish in the North Sea.Our Little Dutch Cousin