Definition of 'hue'
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Its deep coral hue is natural, not a result of synthetic colouring in its feed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)First, apply a light hue all over your lid, as this will act as a base for the darker colours to sit on top of. The Sun (2016) The hue of choice for a host of designers this season was blue. The Sun (2014)One lifts his glass to the light to examine hue and clarity. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This is straightforward provided that you know the strength and exact hue of the colour cast. Collins Complete Guide to Photography (1993)Under floodlights the turf takes on an almost luminous green hue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)These true red hues work in sync and suit all skin tones. The Sun (2015)Go for lighter hues to add volume and always team with heels. The Sun (2011)Pale colour with a slightly green hue. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)At night this is replaced by artificial light of identical hue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They called it hue and cry. The Sun (2010)So did the hue and cry. Berthe Morisot (1990)As with paints, these combinations can be blended to give hues of purple and green. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They come in different blue hues, to flatter most shapes. The Sun (2013)Instead, add depth with different hues. The Sun (2013)But when you know what is being alleged, the exchanges take on a different hue. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The hue and cry that the West has launched over this case will not affect our judges. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The surface had a green hue but its appearance proved deceptive, while swing was modest. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Blue sounds odd for a red lipstick, but it means one that is more ink toned and has no orange or coral hues. The Sun (2012)THIS eye colour will suit purples, berry hues and nudes. The Sun (2016)I adore the blue hue - perfect for summer sandals. The Sun (2015)They can suggest foundation colours, complementary hues, accents and texture combinations. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Just three qualities make a colour: hue, brilliance and saturation. Photographers Handbook (1993)The planet's red hue is caused by an abundance of iron oxide (rust! The Sun (2009)The cast, in costumes blending pale hues with charcoal grey, herded together in a tight but restless clump only to suddenly disperse like birds in flight. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'hue'
British English: hue NOUN
A hue is a colour.
The same hue will look different in different light.
Definition of hue from the Collins English Dictionary
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