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adjective pink pronunciation in British English /pɪŋk/
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  1. 1
    between red and white in colour. If something is similar to this colour, you can say that it is a pinkish or pinky colour

    His cheeks turned pink with embarrassment.

    She was wearing a bright pink dress.

    pinkish-grey stone

  2. 2
    [usually before noun] informal relating to people who are gay


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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