Definition of Tincture


  • (pharmacology) a medicine consisting of an extract in an alcohol solution
  • a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color
    "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"
  • an indication that something has been present
    "there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"
    "a tincture of condescension"
  • a substances that colors metals


  • stain or tint with a color
    "The leaves were tinctured with a bright red"
  • fill, as with a certain quality
    "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide"
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Unscramble tincture

163 unscramble word found using the letters tincture.

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