verb (used with object)
Origin of tint
Related Words for tinthue, complexion, tinge, glow, coloration, stain, tone, trace, tincture, cast, color, luminosity, hint, taint, dash, wash, suggestion, flush, touch, dye
Examples from the Web for tint
Contemporary Examples of tint
No one thinks to transform him into an Adonis, to require him to mascara his lashes or tint his cheekbones a delicate pink.The Men on the Dais
January 2, 2009
Historical Examples of tint
This discoloration was of a livid blue, about the tint of a tattoo mark.Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates
That tint is what we call the blink of open water, said Johnson.The Field of Ice
Naething but a bonny wee bairnie, whause mither has tint it!Salted With Fire
That was something like—what a tint, what a bright note it set amid the surroundings!
If ever he praised a limb, a tint, a contour, it was solely from the artistic point of view.
Word Origin for tint
1756 (implied in tinted), from tint (n.). Related: Tinted; tinting.