Dye

Definition of Dye

Pronunciation:
v. t.1.To stain; to color; to give a new and permanent color to, as by the application of dyestuffs.
[imp. & p. p. Dyed (dīd); p. pr. & vb. n. Dyeing.]
Cloth to be dyed of divers colors.
- Trench.
The soul is dyed by its thoughts.
- Lubbock.
To dye in the grain
to dye firmly; to imbue thoroughly.
n.1.Color produced by dyeing.
2.Material used for dyeing; a dyestuff.
1.Same as Die, a lot.

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