Definition of undertint in English:


Syllabification: un·der·tint
Pronunciation: /ˈəndərˌtint


  • A subdued or delicate tint.
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    • The details are empathized without affecting the undertints and the gradation of the colors.
    • Accentuate the important layer with a conspicuous colour and use various shades of grey or undertints for the others.
    • The only thing you are capable of noticing is that her eyes are a fascinating shade of green with undertints like sunrays caught in shallow water.

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