incarnadine

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in·car·na·dine

 (ĭn-kär′nə-dīn′, -dēn′, -dĭn)
adj.
1. Of a fleshy pink color.
2. Blood-red.
tr.v. in·car·na·dined, in·car·na·din·ing, in·car·na·dines
To make incarnadine, especially to redden.

[French incarnadin, from Italian incarnadino, variant of incarnatino, diminutive of incarnato : in-, in (from Latin; see in-2) + carne, flesh (from Latin carō, carn-; see incarnate).]

incarnadine

(ɪnˈkɑːnəˌdaɪn)
vb
(tr) to tinge or stain with red
adj
(Colours) of a pinkish or reddish colour similar to that of flesh or blood
[C16: from French incarnadin flesh-coloured, from Italian, from Late Latin incarnātus made flesh, incarnate]

in•car•na•dine

(ɪnˈkɑr nəˌdaɪn, -dɪn, -ˌdin)

adj., v. -dined, -din•ing. adj.
1. blood-red; crimson.
2. flesh-colored.
v.t.
3. to make incarnadine.
[1585–95; < Middle French, feminine of incarnadin flesh-colored < Italian incarnatino=incarnat(o) made flesh (see incarnate) + -ino -ine1]

incarnadine

- Can mean "flesh-colored or pink," but also "crimson, blood-red."
See also related terms for pink.

incarnadine


Past participle: incarnadined
Gerund: incarnadining

Imperative
incarnadine
incarnadine
Present
I incarnadine
you incarnadine
he/she/it incarnadines
we incarnadine
you incarnadine
they incarnadine
Preterite
I incarnadined
you incarnadined
he/she/it incarnadined
we incarnadined
you incarnadined
they incarnadined
Present Continuous
I am incarnadining
you are incarnadining
he/she/it is incarnadining
we are incarnadining
you are incarnadining
they are incarnadining
Present Perfect
I have incarnadined
you have incarnadined
he/she/it has incarnadined
we have incarnadined
you have incarnadined
they have incarnadined
Past Continuous
I was incarnadining
you were incarnadining
he/she/it was incarnadining
we were incarnadining
you were incarnadining
they were incarnadining
Past Perfect
I had incarnadined
you had incarnadined
he/she/it had incarnadined
we had incarnadined
you had incarnadined
they had incarnadined
Future
I will incarnadine
you will incarnadine
he/she/it will incarnadine
we will incarnadine
you will incarnadine
they will incarnadine
Future Perfect
I will have incarnadined
you will have incarnadined
he/she/it will have incarnadined
we will have incarnadined
you will have incarnadined
they will have incarnadined
Future Continuous
I will be incarnadining
you will be incarnadining
he/she/it will be incarnadining
we will be incarnadining
you will be incarnadining
they will be incarnadining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been incarnadining
you have been incarnadining
he/she/it has been incarnadining
we have been incarnadining
you have been incarnadining
they have been incarnadining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been incarnadining
you will have been incarnadining
he/she/it will have been incarnadining
we will have been incarnadining
you will have been incarnadining
they will have been incarnadining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been incarnadining
you had been incarnadining
he/she/it had been incarnadining
we had been incarnadining
you had been incarnadining
they had been incarnadining
Conditional
I would incarnadine
you would incarnadine
he/she/it would incarnadine
we would incarnadine
you would incarnadine
they would incarnadine
Past Conditional
I would have incarnadined
you would have incarnadined
he/she/it would have incarnadined
we would have incarnadined
you would have incarnadined
they would have incarnadined
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.incarnadine - make flesh-colored
color, color in, colorise, colorize, colour in, colourise, colourize, colour - add color to; "The child colored the drawings"; "Fall colored the trees"; "colorize black and white film"
References in classic literature ?
Cosham (Aunt Millicent) in particular, had that look of heightened, smoothed, incarnadined existence which is proper to elderly ladies paying calls in London about five o'clock in the afternoon.
Beyond her, it smote upon and incarnadined the shining, white, grassless faces of the sand dunes.
And in "who saw the world incarnadined, the current flowing" (3) not only does the book's title occur, but also what seems a clear reference to William Stafford's "Ceremony," a poem that describes an accidental muskrat bite along a river: