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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
    Businesses are targeting the pink market.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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