(comparative more pinkish, superlative most pinkish)
- Somewhat pink.
pink +â€Ž -ish.
Variant of pink
- any of a genus (Dianthus) of annual and perennial plants of the pink family with white, pink, or red flowers, often clove-scented
- the flower
- its pale-red color
Origin of pinksee flower, the highest or finest example, degree, etc.: the pink of perfection
Origin of pinkso named because of tendency toward red (see red, ) viewsInformal a person whose political or economic views are somewhat leftist: a derogatory term
- the scarlet worn by a fox hunter
- a fox hunter
Origin of pink; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- designating a family (Caryophyllaceae, order Caryophyllales) of widely distributed, dicotyledonous plants with bright-colored flowers, including the carnation and sweet william
- Informal somewhat leftist: a derogatory term
in the pink
Informal in good physical condition; healthy; fit