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Tinge vs. Twinge

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Tingenoun

A small added amount of colour; (by extension) a small added amount of some other thing.

Twingeverb

(transitive) To pull with a twitch; to pinch; to tweak.

Tingenoun

The degree of vividness of a colour; hue, shade, tint.

Twingeverb

(transitive) To affect with a sharp, sudden pain; to torment with pinching or sharp pains.

Tingeverb

(transitive) To add a small amount of colour; to tint; (by extension) to add a small amount of some other thing.

Twingeverb

(intransitive) To have a sudden, sharp, local pain, like a twitch; to suffer a keen, darting, or shooting pain.

‘My side twinges.’;

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Tingeverb

To affect or alter slightly, particularly due to the actual or metaphorical influence of some element or thing.

Twingenoun

A pinch; a tweak; a twitch.

Tingeverb

(intransitive) To change slightly in shade due to the addition of colour; (by extension) to change slightly in quality due to the addition of some other thing.

Twingenoun

A sudden sharp pain.

‘I got a twinge in my arm.’;

Tingeverb

To imbue or impregnate with something different or foreign; as, to tinge a decoction with a bitter taste; to affect in some degree with the qualities of another substance, either by mixture, or by application to the surface; especially, to color slightly; to stain; as, to tinge a blue color with red; an infusion tinged with a yellow color by saffron.

‘His [Sir Roger's] virtues, as well as imperfections, are tinged by a certain extravagance.’;

Twingeverb

To pull with a twitch; to pinch; to tweak.

‘When a man is past his sense,There's no way to reduce him thence,But twinging him by the ears or nose,Or laying on of heavy blows.’;

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Tingenoun

A degree, usually a slight degree, of some color, taste, or something foreign, infused into another substance or mixture, or added to it; tincture; color; dye; hue; shade; taste.

‘His notions, too, respecting the government of the state, took a tinge from his notions respecting the government of the church.’;

Twingeverb

To affect with a sharp, sudden pain; to torment with pinching or sharp pains.

‘The gnat . . . twinged him [the lion] till he made him tearhimself, and so mastered him.’;

Tingenoun

a slight but appreciable addition;

‘this dish could use a touch of garlic’;

Twingeverb

To have a sudden, sharp, local pain, like a twitch; to suffer a keen, darting, or shooting pain; as, the side twinges.

Tingenoun

a pale or subdued color

Twingenoun

A pinch; a tweak; a twitch.

‘A master that gives you . . . twinges by the ears.’;

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Tingeverb

suffuse with color

Twingenoun

A sudden sharp pain; a darting local pain of momentary continuance; as, a twinge in the arm or side.

Tingeverb

affect as in thought or feeling;

‘My personal feelings color my judgment in this case’; ‘The sadness tinged his life’;

Twingenoun

a sudden sharp feeling;

‘pangs of regret’; ‘she felt a stab of excitement’; ‘twinges of conscience’;

Tingeverb

dye with a color

Twingenoun

a sharp stab of pain

Twingeverb

cause a stinging pain;

‘The needle pricked his skin’;

Twingeverb

feel a sudden sharp, local pain

Twingeverb

squeeze tightly between the fingers;

‘He pinched her behind’; ‘She squeezed the bottle’;

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