What is Tint?

Tint definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a color or a variety of a color; hue.
a color diluted with white; a color of less than maximum purity, chromo, or saturation.
a delicate or pale color.
any of various commercial dyes for the hair.
Engraving. a uniform shading, as that produced by a series of fine parallel lines.

Also called tint block. Printing. a faintly or lightly colored background upon which an illustration or the like is to be printed.

verb (used with object)
to apply a tint or tints to; color slightly or delicately; tinge.


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