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Definition 1: a light shade of red - [noun denoting attribute]

(pink is a kind of ...) a color that has hue

(... is a kind of pink ) the quality of being pink

(... is a kind of pink ) a pink or reddish-pink color

(... is a kind of pink ) a dusty pink color

(... is a kind of pink ) a pink dye that was discovered in 1859, the year a battle was fought at Solferino

(... is a kind of pink ) a shade of pink tinged with yellow

(... is a kind of pink ) a variable color averaging a deep pink

Definition 2: a person with mildly leftist political views - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for pink in the sense of this definition

(pink is a kind of ...) a person who belongs to the political left

Definition 3: any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for pink in the sense of this definition

(pink is a kind of ...) a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms

(... is a kind of pink ) European pink cultivated for its very fragrant pink or rosy flowers

(... is a kind of pink ) much-branched pink with flowers in clusters; closely related to sweet William

(... is a kind of pink ) mat-forming perennial of central Europe with large fragrant pink or red flowers

(... is a kind of pink ) low-growing loosely mat-forming Eurasian pink with a single pale pink flower with a crimson center

(... is a kind of pink ) Chinese pink with deeply toothed rose-lilac flowers with a purplish eye; usually raised as an annual

(... is a kind of pink ) Eurasian plant with pink to purple-red spice-scented usually double flowers; widely cultivated in many varieties and many colors

(... is a kind of pink ) Eurasian pink widely cultivated for its flat-topped dense clusters of varicolored flowers

(... is a kind of pink ) Eurasian perennial pink having fragrant lilac or rose flowers with deeply fringed margins

(... is a member of pink) carnations and pinks

Definition 4: cut in a zigzag pattern with pinking shears, in sewing - [verb of contact]

(pink is a kind of ...) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

Definition 5: make light, repeated taps on a surface - [verb of perception]

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

  • he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently

Synonyms for pink in the sense of this definition

(pink is a kind of ...) make a certain noise or sound

"She went `Mmmmm'" "The gun went `bang'"

Definition 6: sound like a car engine that is firing too early - [verb of perception]

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

  • the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline
  • The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded

Synonyms for pink in the sense of this definition

(pink is a kind of ...) make a certain noise or sound

"She went `Mmmmm'" "The gun went `bang'"

Definition 7: of a light shade of red - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for pink in the sense of this definition

(pink is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

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