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Definition 1: dark protective fluid ejected into the water by cuttlefish and other cephalopods - [noun denoting body]

(ink is a kind of ...) the liquid parts of the body

Definition 2: a liquid used for printing or writing or drawing - [noun denoting substance]

(ink is a kind of ...) a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure

(... is a kind of ink ) ink that cannot be erased or washed away

(... is a kind of ink ) a black liquid ink used for printing or writing or drawing

(... is a kind of ink ) an ink that contains particles of a magnetic substance whose presence can be detected by magnetic sensors

(... is a kind of ink ) a semisolid quick drying ink made especially for use in printing

(... is a kind of ink ) any permanent or washable ink used with pens

Definition 3: fill with ink - [verb of change]

Samples where ink or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • ink a pen

(ink is a kind of ...) make full, also in a metaphorical sense

"fill a container" "fill the child with pride"

(... is a kind of ink ) mark with red ink

"red-ink the area that is restricted"

Definition 4: mark, coat, cover, or stain with ink - [verb of change]

Samples where ink or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he inked his finger

(ink is a kind of ...) make or leave a mark on

"the scouts marked the trail" "ash marked the believers' foreheads"

Definition 5: append one's signature to - [verb of communication]

Samples where ink or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • They inked the contract

(ink is a kind of ...) be engaged by a written agreement

"He signed to play the casino on Dec. 18" "The soprano signed to sing the new opera"

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