Found 3 items, similar to Pink.
English → Indonesian
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English → English
adj : of a light shade of red [syn: pinkish
n 1: a light shade of red
2: any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus
cultivated for their fragrant flowers [syn: garden pink
v 1: make light, repeated taps on a surface; “he was tapping his
fingers on the table impatiently”
2: sound like a car engine that is firing too early; “the car
pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline”
; “The car pinked
when the ignition was too far retarded”
3: cut in a zig-zag pattern with pinking shears, in sewing
English → English
, n. [D. pink.] (Naut.)
A vessel with a very narrow stern; -- called also pinky
--Sir W. Scott.
(Naut.), a narrow stern.
, v. i. [D. pinken, pinkoogen, to blink, twinkle with
To wink; to blink. [Obs.] --L'Estrange.
Half-shut; winking. [Obs.] --Shak.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pinked
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [OE. pinken to prick, probably a nasalized form
1. To pierce with small holes; to cut the edge of, as cloth
or paper, in small scallops or angles.
2. To stab; to pierce as with a sword. --Addison.
3. To choose; to cull; to pick out. [Obs.] --Herbert.
A stab. --Grose.
, n. [Perh. akin to pick; as if the edges of the
petals were picked out. Cf. Pink
, v. t.]
1. (Bot.) A name given to several plants of the
caryophyllaceous genus Dianthus
, and to their flowers,
which are sometimes very fragrant and often double in
cultivated varieties. The species are mostly perennial
herbs, with opposite linear leaves, and handsome
five-petaled flowers with a tubular calyx.
2. A color resulting from the combination of a pure vivid red
with more or less white; -- so called from the common
color of the flower. --Dryden.
3. Anything supremely excellent; the embodiment or perfection
of something. “The very pink of courtesy.”
4. (Zo["o]l.) The European minnow; -- so called from the
color of its abdomen in summer. [Prov. Eng.]
is Dianthus barbatus
, or Indian pink
. See under China
is Dianthus Caryophyllus
, the stock from which
carnations are derived.
. See Pheasant's eye
is applied to Dianthus deltoides
; also, to
the ragged robin.
, Dianthus deltoides
. See under Moss
, the pin grass; -- so called from the long,
tapering points of the carpels. See Alfilaria
. See Thrift
Resembling the garden pink in color; of the color called pink
(see 6th Pink
, 2); as, a pink dress; pink ribbons.
(Med.), a popular name for an epidemic variety of
ophthalmia, associated with early and marked redness of
(Chem. & Dyeing), the double chlorides of
(stannic) tin and ammonium, formerly much used as a
mordant for madder and cochineal.
, a small saucer, the inner surface of which is
covered with a pink pigment.