dyed dyed  /ˈdaɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used of color) artificially produced; not natural

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. For another, each tie-dyed pattern is unique, an unautomated adventure in personal adornment.
  2. Meg Reggie, 49, a public relations executive in Atlanta, believes having dyed hair is essential to advancing in her career.
  3. But these sexy little swimsuits are cut from a material that's more apropos for water wear than you might think: tanned, dyed salmon skin.

News

  1. Twisting colors into fashion

    Tie-dying at Hibbing Public Library More than 100 children and adults gathered to make tie-dyed shirts Thursday, June 20, at Hibbing Public Library. Photos by Tony Potter.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Hibbing Daily Tribune

  2. Tie-dying at Hibbing Public Library

    More than 100 children and adults gathered to make tie-dyed shirts Thursday, June 20, at Hibbing Public Library. Photos by Tony Potter. Welcome to the discussion.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Hibbing Daily Tribune

  3. Making lifelong memories at summer camp

    To celebrate her 8th birthday, Madalyn Raith of Fredericktown had streaks of blue in her blonde hair. She said her aunt dyed it for her to celebrate the big day.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Park Hills Daily Journal

Quotes

  1. Cyrus adds of the break-up: "At first I bawled for a month straight. I was so sad. I just went into this weird funk. And I dyed my hair black. When we were dating, Nick wanted me to get highlights, and so I did that, and I got myself looking great....
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Miley Cyrus Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "If states like Ohio want to overcome their economic challenges, they've got to embrace advanced energy technologies and renewable sources," Strickland said Thursday. "This idea of clean, green energy is no longer a tie-dyed T-shirt kind of...
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Ted Strickland Source: Seattle Times

  3. "The first difference between us is his is dyed, mine is natural," Riewoldt said. "But no, that was a terrific act, he showed great courage and it was team-lifting. Hopefully that's a watershed moment for his career. He can look at that and...
    on Mar 22, 2008 By: Nick Riewoldt Source: Parramatta Sun

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