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Definition of "incarnadined" [incarnadined]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of incarnadine. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "incarnadined" in a sentence
  • "From no point of view could the West look so lovely as from that lattice with the garland of jessamine round it, whose white stars and green leaves seemed now but grey pencil outlines - graceful in form, but colourless in tint - against the gold incarnadined of a summer evening - against the fire-tinged blue of an August sky, at eight o'clock p.m."
  • "The clouds were incarnadined by the sunset to the colour of blood."
  • "Unable to reach them, the hippopotamus slashed at his own flanks, inflicting terrible gaping wounds in his sides so that for fifty paces around the galley the waters were incarnadined, and both Lostris and Tanus were painted entirely crimson from the tops of their heads to the soles of their feet by the spurting blood."
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