Meaning of pigment
Pronunciation: (pig'munt), [key]
- a dry insoluble substance, usually pulverized, which when suspended in a liquid vehicle becomes a paint, ink, etc.
- a coloring matter or substance.
- any substance whose presence in the tissues or cells of animals or plants colors them.
- to color; add pigment to.
- to become pigmented; acquire color; develop pigmentation: a poor quality of paper that doesn't pigment well.
- pigment (Thesaurus)