hue: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (hy or, often, y), [key]
— n.
  1. a gradation or variety of a color; tint: pale hues.
  2. the property of light by which the color of an object is classified as red, blue, green, or yellow in reference to the spectrum.
  3. color: all the hues of the rainbow.
  4. form or appearance.
  5. complexion.


Pronunciation: (hy), [key]
— n.
  1. outcry, as of pursuers; clamor.


Pronunciation: (hwā), [key]
— n.
  1. a seaport in central Vietnam: former capital of Annam. 200,000.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • hue (Thesaurus)