Synonyms of tincture


1. tincture, coloring material, colouring material, color, colour

usage: a substances that colors metals

2. trace, vestige, tincture, shadow, indication, indicant

usage: an indication that something has been present; "there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"; "a tincture of condescension"

3. shade, tint, tincture, tone, color, colour, coloring, colouring

usage: a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color; "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"

4. tincture, medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug

usage: (pharmacology) a medicine consisting of an extract in an alcohol solution


1. impregnate, infuse, instill, tincture, fill, fill up, make full

usage: fill, as with a certain quality; "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide"

2. tincture, tint, tinct, tinge, touch

usage: stain or tint with a color; "The leaves were tinctured with a bright red"

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Definition and meaning of tincture (Dictionary)