Meaning of INK in English

INK

I.

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ wet

Be careful. The ~ is still wet.

▪ coloured/colored

▪ black , red , etc.

▪ dark

▪ India ( esp. AmE ), Indian ( esp. BrE )

▪ squid

▪ indelible , permanent

▪ invisible

▪ printing

▪ printer

▪ pigment ( AmE )

▪ tattoo

VERB + INK

▪ use

Most people now use ballpoints rather than ~.

▪ write in

He wrote very neatly in blue ~.

▪ apply

▪ spill

▪ smear , smudge

INK + VERB

▪ dry

Allow the ~ to dry.

INK + NOUN

▪ blot , spot , stain

▪ pen

▪ cartridge

We need to replace the ~ cartridge in the printer.

▪ bottle

▪ pad (usually ink-pad )

▪ drawing

PREPOSITION

▪ in ~

There were several alterations in ~.

PHRASES

▪ pen and ~

a pen-and-ink drawing

II.

verb

Ink is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ deal

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