adjective dye


English-Chinese lightIndusrty dictionary (英汉轻工业大词典). 2013.

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  • adjective dye — kandikinis dažiklis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Dažiklis, dažantis tik kandiku apdorotą medžiagą. atitikmenys: angl. adjective dye; mordant dye rus. протравной краситель ryšiai: sinonimas – beicinis dažiklis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • dye in the wool — To dye (the wool) before spinning, to give a more permanent result (dyed in the wool adjective (figurative) (too) fixed in one s opinions or attitudes) • • • Main Entry: ↑dye dye in the wool 1. To dye (wool) before spinning 2. See also ↑dye1 • •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adjective Dyes — Dyes which must be used with mordants. The word adjective applied to dyestuffs means that the fibre has no affinity for them and that a mordant is required to fix the dye on the fibre. Basic and mordant dyes are adjective …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • dye|a|ble — «DY uh buhl», adjective. that can be dyed: »New dyeable and printable surfaces are being grafted, through radiation, onto slick finish, heat resistant plastics (Wall Street Journal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • dye — /daɪ / (say duy) noun 1. a colouring material or matter. 2. a liquid containing colouring matter for imparting a particular hue to cloth, etc. 3. colour or hue, especially as produced by dyeing. –verb (dyed, dyeing) –verb (t) 4. to colour or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • dye — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ fabric, food, hair, etc. ▪ chemical, synthetic ▪ natural, organic …   Collocations dictionary

  • dye — 1 noun (C, U) 1 a substance you use to change the colour of your clothes, hair etc: hair dye 2 dye job informal someone who has had a dye job has used a substance to change the colour of their hair 2 verb dyes, dyed, dyeing (T) to give something… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dye — I n. 1) to apply dye to 2) natural; synthetic dyes II v. (N; used with an adjective) she dyed the dress blue * * * [daɪ] synthetic dyes (N; used with an adjective) she dyed the dress blue natural to apply dye to …   Combinatory dictionary

  • dye — I. noun Etymology: Middle English dehe, from Old English dēah, dēag Date: before 12th century 1. color from dyeing 2. a soluble or insoluble coloring matter II. verb (dyed; dyeing) Date: before 12th century …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dye — noun a natural or synthetic substance used to colour something. verb (dyes, dyeing, dyed) colour with dye. Phrases dyed in the wool unchanging in a particular belief. [with allusion to the fact that yarn was dyed when raw, producing a more even… …   English new terms dictionary

  • adjective — adjectively, adv. /aj ik tiv/, n. 1. Gram. any member of a class of words that in many languages are distinguished in form, as partly in English by having comparative and superlative endings, or by functioning as modifiers of nouns, as good, wise …   Universalium

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