teñir = to dye transitive verb

teñir

transitive verb

English Translation of TEÑIR

transitive verb
1
: to dye
2
: to stain

Examples of TEÑIR

    teñir una prenda de azul to dye a garment blue el jersey ha teñido los pañuelos the color of the jersey has come out on the handkerchiefs teñido de sangre stained with blood un poema teñido de añoranza a poem tinged with longing teñirse el pelo to dye one's hair el mar se tiñó de negro the sea darkened

Related to TEÑIR

Synonyms: entintar, colorear

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