- to tinge or tint, as with color.
- Obsolete. to imbue.
- tinged; colored; flavored.
- tint; tinge; coloring.
Origin of tinct
Related Words for tincthue, complexion, tinge, glow, coloration, intensity, stain, paint, tone, trace, tincture, cast, color, luminosity, hint, taint, dash, wash, suggestion, flush
Examples from the Web for tinct
Historical Examples of tinct
So dyed in grain, that they will not relinquish or lose their tinct—are not to be discharged.Hamlet
The prescription for the embrocation runs—Spirit serpylli 120 grammes, tinct.
Along273 with these tinct the Jews are often mentioned, so that it appears probable they were employed there as workmen.
I have cured well-marked cases of Fungus Hæmatodes with the tinct.An Epitome of Homeopathic Healing Art
B. L. Hill
- an obsolete word for tint
- poetic tinted or coloured
Word Origin for tinct
c.1600, from Latin tinctus "a dyeing," from tingere (see tincture).