ink in


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ink in

vb (adverb)
1. (Art Terms) (tr) to use ink to go over pencil lines in (a drawing)
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to apply ink to (a printing surface) in preparing to print from it
3. to arrange or confirm definitely
Translations

w>ink in

vt sep outline, writingmit Tinte or (Art) → Tusche nachziehen; (= fill in) shapemit Tinte or (Art) → Tusche ausmalen or ausfüllen
References in classic literature ?
Raoul had been there about ten minutes, during five of which he was lost in reverie, when there appeared within the circle comprised in his rolling gaze a man with a rubicund face, who, with a napkin around his body, another under his arm, and a white cap upon his head, approached him, holding paper, pen and ink in hand.
The Beaver brought paper,portfolio, pens, And ink in unfailing supplies: While strange creepy creatures came out of their dens, And watched them with wondering eyes.
The boy became quite stiff, and stood like a statue, looking into the ink in the hollow of his hand.