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Oxford dictionary definition of the word pink:
1of a colour intermediate between red and white, as of coral or salmon:
bright pink lipstick
her face was pink with embarrassment
(of wine) rosé.
2 informal, often derogatory having or showing left-wing tendencies:
3of or associated with homosexuals:
a boom in the pink economy
the pink pound
1 [mass noun] pink colour, pigment, or material:
soft pastel shades of pink and blue
(also hunting pink) the scarlet jacket worn by fox-hunters or the material from which this is made.
[count noun] the pink ball in snooker.
informal rosé wine.
2 (the pink of) the best condition or degree:
the economy is not in the pink of health
1 [no object] become pink:
Cheryl’s cheeks pinked with sudden excitement
2 [with object] Australian/NZ shear (a sheep) so closely that the colour of the skin is visible:
McFowler pinked every sheep and never drew blood
in the pink
informal in extremely good health and spirits.
turn (or go) pink
I felt myself go pink
adjective (pinkier, pinkiest)
mid 17th century: from pink2, the early use of the adjective being to describe the colour of the flowers of this plant