A shade of a color, especially a pale or delicate variation.
Dark shadows gathering at dusk:
The slight, continuous partial contraction characteristic of a normal relaxed muscle
That which suggests the presence or existence of something; trace; suggestion
A gaze or glance expressive of something:
The definition of flavor is the taste of something, or a substance added to give taste.
A vague understanding
The actual though unstated sense or significance of something:
A promissory note.
Superiority of kind:
Personal quality or character
A slight trace of color; a tinge.
A mixture consisting chiefly of a (specified) fabric, ingredient, etc.
The general direction of something:
Quality of tone
(Obs.) Character; quality
A quality of imagination and individuality expressed in one's actions and tastes:
The volume or quality of transmitted or recorded sound
(--- Music) Any of various standards for this quality associating each tone with a particular frequency.
Expression or appreciation of subtle shades of meaning, feeling, or tone:
(--- Historical) Any of the four fluids (cardinal humors) formerly considered responsible for one's health and disposition: blood, phlegm, choler, or melancholy
The capacity to do work or cause physical change; energy, strength, or active power:
(--- Informal) A nonphysical force or quality perceived as inhering in a particular place, person, or situation:
Execution; performance; realization; operation.
The general appearance of the skin, especially as an indication of good health:
Essential quality; nature; kind or sort
The general inflection or modulation of the voice, or of any sound.
A way or means of reaching something; an access:
Habitual or characteristic condition of mind or body; disposition
The definition of an aura is a characteristic or virtue that embodies a person or a trait or quality that appears to radiate from someone or something.
Cool, refreshing air; fresh air
A streak or marking of a color or substance different from the surrounding material, as in marble or wood
The prevailing style or custom, as in dress or behavior:
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