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  Definition of pink
  1. a light shade of red
  2. any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
  3. cut in a zig-zag pattern with pinking shears, in sewing
  4. sound like a car engine that is firing too early; "the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline"; "The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded"
  5. make light, repeated taps on a surface; "he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"
  6. of a light shade of red
Similar Words: garden pink, ping, knock, tap, rap, pinkish

 

Hyponyms: carnation, rose, solferino, purplish pink, yellowish pink, apricot, peach, salmon pink, coral, sweet William, Dianthus barbatus, clove pink, gillyflower, Dianthus caryophyllus, china pink, rainbow pink, Dianthus chinensis, maiden pink, Dianthus deltoides, cheddar pink, Diangus gratianopolitanus, button pink, Dianthus latifolius, cottage pink, grass pink, Dianthus plumarius, fringed pink, Dianthus supurbus

 

Member Meronyms: Dianthus, genus Dianthus

 

Derivational Morphology: pinkify, knock, knocking, ping, rap, strike, tap, pat, dab, tapping

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: angelierroos   Armenian: վարդագույն  
Bosnian: ružičasta   Chinese: 粉红色  
Danish: lyserød   Dutch: roze  
Esperanto: rozkolora   Finnish: vaaleanpunainen  
French: rose   German: pink, rosa and rosa  
Greek: ροζ   Hebrew: ורוד  
Hungarian: rózsaszín   Ido: roza  
Indonesian: merah muda and pink / merah   Irish: bándearg  
Italian: rosa   Japanese: ピンク and ピンク色  
Korean: 분홍빛   Latvian: rozā  
Maltese: roża   Norwegian: rosa  
Polish: róż and różowy   Portuguese: cor-de-rosa  
Romanian: roz   Russian: розовый  
Spanish: rosado   Swedish: rosa and skär  
Turkish: pembe   Welsh: pinc  
 
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