hue

  • 41hue — {{11}}hue (1) color, O.E. hiw color, form, appearance, beauty, earlier hiow, heow, from P.Gmc. *hiwam (Cf. O.N. hy bird s down, Swed. hy skin, complexion, Goth. hiwi form, appearance ), from PIE *kei , a color adjective of broad application (Cf.… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 42hue — [[t]hju͟ː[/t]] hues 1) N COUNT A hue is a colour. [LITERARY] The same hue will look different in different light. ...a selection of tops in natural hues and fibres. Syn: shade 2) PHRASE If people raise a hue and cry about something, they protest… …

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  • 43hue — I hue 1. hue sb., n, r, rne II hue 2. hue vb., r, de, t; det huer mig ikke (det synes jeg ikke om) …

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  • 44Huê —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Hué. Huê est un prénom féminin vietnamien signifiant lys. Hué est également une ville du Viêt Nam. Portail du Viêt Nam …

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  • 45Hue — Original name in latin Hu Name in other language Choue, HUI, Hue, Huje, Huj Hu Hu Khjue, Khjueh, Khue, Sun fa su, Sun fa s Thanh pho Hue, Thnh ph Hu fue, hue, shun hua, shun hua shi, we, Хуе, Хюе, Хюэ State code VN Continent/City Asia/Ho Chi Minh …

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  • 46hue — noun (C) especially literary 1 a colour or kind of colour: Her hair turned a deep golden hue in the light of the sun. 2 a type of opinion, belief etc: of every hue (=of many kinds): Political opinions of every hue were represented at the… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 47hue — UK [hjuː] / US [hju] noun [countable] Word forms hue : singular hue plural hues a colour • of every hue …

    English dictionary

  • 48Hue — VP The tint of colour. PP The shade of a color. This is the general color category that the color falls into, for example pink, crimson and plum are different colors but they all fall under the hue of red. WikiV Corresponds to colors such as red …

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  • 49hue — Tone Tone (t[=o]n), n. [F. ton, L. tonus a sound, tone, fr. Gr. to nos a stretching, straining, raising of the voice, pitch, accent, measure or meter, in pl., modes or keys differing in pitch; akin to tei nein to stretch or strain. See {Thin},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 50hue — n. to raise a hue and cry * * * [hjuː] to raise a hue and cry …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 51hue — noun Etymology: Middle English hewe, from Old English hīw; akin to Old Norse hȳ plant down, Gothic hiwi form Date: before 12th century 1. complexion, aspect < political parties of every hue Louis Wasserman > 2. a. color b. gradation of color …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 52Hue — or French Hué geographical name city & port central Vietnam in Annam; formerly capital of Annam population 211,718 …

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  • 53Hué — geographical name see Hue …

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  • 54HUE — *  (H s aspire.) Mot dont se servent les charretiers pour faire avancer les chevaux, et particulièrement pour les faire tourner à droite. Ils emploient de même les termes Prov., fig. et pop., L un tire à hue et l autre à dia, se dit Lorsque deux&#8230; …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 55Hue — noun a) A notable port city in central Vietnam Hue is the capital of Vietnams North Central Coast economic region b) A Vietnamese province named after its above capital …

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  • 56hue — noun /hju/ a) A color, or shade of color, blee; tint; dye. A great chocolate coloured pall lowered over heaven, but the wind was continually charging and routing these embattled vapours; so that as the cab crawled from street to street, Mr.&#8230; …

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  • 57hue — One of the three qualities of color; that property by which colors of the spectrum are distinguished from each other and from grays of similar brightness; determined by the wavelength or a combination of wavelengths of light. * * * hue hyü n the&#8230; …

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  • 58Hue — To shout, as when hunting or in battle. [&LT; OldFr. huer = to shout] Cf. Hue and cry …

    Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • 59Hue — This early surname recorded in over seventy forms ranging from Hugh, Hew, Hauch, and Gon (!), to Hugett, Hugonneau, and Ughini, is of pre 7th century German origins. The first spelling was as the given name Hugo meaning heart or mind , and as&#8230; …

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  • 60HUÉ —    (30), capital of the French protectorate Annam, on the Hué, 10 m. above its mouth, is strongly fortified with walls and a citadel …

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia