noun, (usually used with a plural verb)
shears that have notched blades, for cutting and simultaneously pinking fabric or for finishing garments with a notched, nonfraying edge.
scissors with a serrated edge on one or both blades, producing a wavy edge to material cut, thus preventing fraying
- Pink ink
noun phrase Romance novels; bodice-ripper (1970s+)
[ping-kish] /ˈpɪŋ kɪʃ/ adjective 1. somewhat : The sky at sunset has a pinkish glow.
noun 1. a cocktail made with gin, grenadine, and the white of eggs, shaken and strained before serving. 2. (often initial capital letters) a female volunteer in a hospital, usually wearing a pink uniform or pinafore.
- Pink lemonade
noun a pink-colored lemonade, created by adding food coloring or a juice like grenadine or grape Word Origin 1872 Usage Note U.S.