Advertisement

Advertisement

View definitions for chine

chine

noun as in crest

noun as in spine

Strongest matches

Strong matches

Discover More

Example Sentences

Verdon Winkler employs multiple techniques, notably drypoint and chine collé, to produce gauzier, almost painterly images in what might be called a rainbow of grays.

This night Mr. Gauden sent me a great chine of beef and half a dozen of tongues.

This day I have a chine of beef sent home, which I bespoke to send, and did send it as a present to my uncle Wight.

A couple of fowls, a rice-pudding, and a small chine, composed our dinner.

Over it she wore a magnificent cloak of crpe de Chine and silver lace.

She soon attired herself in the blue crêpe de chine over which she and Nance had labored so industriously the winter before.

Advertisement

Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 122 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chine, such as: ridge, aigrette, caruncle, cockscomb, comb, and crown.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement