incarnadine incarnadine

Definition(s):

  • (v) make flesh-colored

Usage(s):

  1. Just inside the entrance, the incarnadine exclamation of a Poiret dress laps a female figure like ripples on a lakeshore.
  2. Just inside the entrance, the incarnadine exclamation of a Poiret dress laps a female figure like ripples on a lakeshore.

News

  • Poetry volume has a touch of the divine

    "Incarnadine" is an adjective that means "having the pinkish color of flesh," and Oregon poet Mary Szybist explores the many shades of the word in this slim volume, her second book of poetry.
    on July 20, 2013     Source: Post-Bulletin

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