ink´i|ness


ink´i|ness
ink|y «IHNG kee», adjective, ink|i|er, ink|i|est.
1. like ink; dark or black: »

inky shadows.

2. covered with ink; marked or stained with ink: »

the inky hands of a printer.

3. of ink; written with ink; using ink.
4. full of ink.
ink´i|ly, adverb.
ink´i|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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