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pink·ish

 (pĭng′kĭsh)
adj.
Somewhat pink.

pink′ish·ness n.
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pink•ish

(ˈpɪŋ kɪʃ)

adj.
somewhat pink.
[1775–85]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pinkish - of a light shade of red
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
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Translations
مائِل إلى الوَرْدي
narůžovělý
lidt lyserød
bleikleitur
ružovkastý
pembemsi

pinkish

[ˈpɪŋkɪʃ] ADJrosáceo (Pol) → rojillo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

pinkish

[ˈpɪnkɪʃ] adjrosâtre
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

pinkish

adjrötlich; pinkish whiteblassrosa
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

pink

(piŋk) noun, adjective
1. (of) (any shade of) a colour between red and white. a dress of pink satin.
2. (of) the colour of healthy skin. pink cheeks; Her cheeks are pink with health.
ˈpinkness noun
ˈpinkish adjective
fairly pink; close to pink. The flowers of this plant are pinkish in colour.
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References in classic literature ?
It hasn't any title, either." He went into the next room, sat down at my desk and wrote on the pinkish face of the portfolio the word, "Antonia." He frowned at this a moment, then prefixed another word, making it "My Antonia." That seemed to satisfy him.
The stone is brown, with a pinkish tint, and does not seem to stain easily.
`There I found a seat of some yellow metal that I did not recognize, corroded in places with a kind of pinkish rust and half smothered in soft moss, the arm-rests cast and filed into the resemblance of griffins' heads.
These houses, solid marble palaces though they be, are in many cases of a dull pinkish color, outside, and from pavement to eaves are pictured with Genoese battle scenes, with monstrous Jupiters and Cupids, and with familiar illustrations from Grecian mythology.
The horizons were laced with long trails of frail, pinkish clouds.
I brought away specimens of one of the tufaceous layers of a pinkish colour and it is a most extraordinary fact, that Professor Ehrenberg [5] finds it almost wholly composed of matter which has been organized: he detects in it some siliceous-shielded fresh-water infusoria, and no less than twenty-five different kinds of the siliceous tissue of plants, chiefly of grasses.
He towered before her, enormous, deferential, cropped as close as a convict and this big pinkish poll evoked for me the vision of a wild head with matted locks peering through parted bushes, glimpses of naked, tawny limbs slinking behind the masses of sodden foliage under a cloud of flies and mosquitoes.
They had high hats, healthy pale faces, dark overcoats and shiny boots; they held in their gloved hands thin umbrellas and hastily folded evening papers that resembled stiff, dirty rags of greenish, pinkish, or whitish colour.
The low sun made the water all purple and pinkish, with golden lights on the barrels of the long swells, and blue and green mackerel shades in the hollows.
Most of the metal sculptures are in rose gold, a delicate mixture of classic yellow gold, silver and copper metals with the silver and copper elements combining to create its pinkish hue.
In the (https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/potw1927a.jpg) photo taken by Hubble, bright pinkish clusters can be seen scattered across the galaxy.
You need the patience of a saint to scrape the pinkish papery skin off garlic.