tincture


tincture
UK [ˈtɪŋktʃə(r)] / US [ˈtɪŋktʃər] noun
Word forms "tincture":
singular tincture plural tinctures
1)
a) [countable/uncountable] a medicine made by mixing a small amount of a drug with alcohol
b) British humorous an alcoholic drink
2) [singular] literary a small amount of a particular quality

There wasn't a tincture of regret in his voice.


English dictionary. 2014.

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