teint

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French teint, teinte. See tint.

Noun[edit]

teint (plural teints)

  1. (obsolete) tint; colour; tinge
    • Dryden
      Time shall [] embrown the teint.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for teint in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French teint (complexion), from teindre (to dye, tint), from Latin tingere (to colour, dye, tinge).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teint c (singular definite teinten, not used in plural form)

  1. complexion (appearance of the skin on the face)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin tinctus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɛ̃/
  • (file)
  • Homophones: teints, thym

Verb[edit]

teint m (feminine singular teinte, masculine plural teints, feminine plural teintes)

  1. past participle of teindre

Verb[edit]

teint

  1. third-person singular present indicative of teindre

Adjective[edit]

teint (feminine singular teinte, masculine plural teints, feminine plural teintes)

  1. dyed; tinted

Noun[edit]

teint m (plural teints)

  1. tint

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