how to pronounce tinge


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the above transcription of tinge is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

tinge is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of tinge in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… i'd look for that copper tinge if it's a …”

meanings of tinge


  1. To affect or alter slightly, particularly due to the actual or metaphorical influence of some element or thing.
  2. To add a small amount of colour; to tint; to add a small amount of some other thing.
  3. To change slightly in shade due to the addition of colour; to change slightly in quality due to the addition of some other thing.


  1. The degree of vividness of a colour; hue, shade, tint.
  2. A small added amount of colour; a small added amount of some other thing.

tinge frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tinge occurs in english on average 1.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics tinge can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that tinge can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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