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dye
daɪ
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair.
(动) As a verb
  1. Color with dye.
Hyphenationdye
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
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颜料yánliàopaint; dye; pigment
染料rǎnliàodye
rǎnto dye; to catch (a disease); to acquire (bad habits etc); to contaminate; to add color washes to a painting
染色rǎnsèdye
着色zhuósèto paint; to apply color
to dye, to dip, to soak; to rub in the hands
zàito dye
上色shàngshǎito color (a picture etc); to dye (fabric etc); to stain (furniture etc)
to stain; to dye
cuì(non-classical of ) to temper iron, or steel for making swords, etc. (also used figuratively), to dip into water; to soak; to dye
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