Synonyms for (noun) tincture

Synonyms: tincture

Definition: (pharmacology) a medicine consisting of an extract in an alcohol solution

Similar words: medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine

Definition: (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease


Synonyms: shade, tincture, tint, tone

Definition: a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color

Usage: after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted

Similar words: color, coloring, colour, colouring

Definition: a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect

Usage: a white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light


Synonyms: tincture, trace, shadow, vestige

Definition: an indication that something has been present

Usage: there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim; a tincture of condescension

Similar words: indicant, indication

Definition: something that serves to indicate or suggest

Usage: an indication of foul play; indications of strain; symptoms are the prime indicants of disease


Synonyms: tincture

Definition: a substances that colors metals

Similar words: color, coloring material, colour, colouring material

Definition: any material used for its color

Usage: she used a different color for the trim

Synonyms for (verb) tincture

Synonyms: tincture

Definition: stain or tint with a color

Usage: The leaves were tinctured with a bright red

Similar words: tinct, tinge, tint, touch

Definition: color lightly

Usage: her greying hair was tinged blond; the leaves were tinged red in November


Synonyms: impregnate, infuse, instill, tincture

Definition: fill, as with a certain quality

Usage: The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide

Similar words: fill, fill up, make full

Definition: make full, also in a metaphorical sense

Usage: fill a container; fill the child with pride