Associations to the word «Hue»


HUE, noun. (obsolete) Form; appearance; guise.
HUE, noun. A color, or shade of color; tint; dye.
HUE, noun. The characteristic related to the light frequency that appears in the color, for instance red, yellow, green, cyan, blue or magenta.
HUE, noun. (figuratively) A character; aspect.
HUE, noun. (obsolete) A shout or cry.
HUE, proper noun. A notable port city in central Vietnam
HUE, proper noun. A Vietnamese province named after its above capital
HUE AND CRY, noun. (historical) The public pursuit of a criminal, accompanied by shouts to warn others to give chase.
HUE AND CRY, noun. (by extension) A loud and persistent public clamour, especially one associated with protest or the making of some demand.

Dictionary definition

HUE, noun. The quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength.
HUE, verb. Take on color or become colored; "In highlights it hued to a dull silver-grey".
HUE, verb. Suffuse with color.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche