The difference between rinse and dye
is that "rinse" is to wash quickly using water and no soap and "dye" is a colourant, especially one that has an affinity to the substrate to which it is applied.
- (transitive) To wash (something) quickly using water and no soap.
- (transitive) To remove soap from (something) using water.
- You’d better rinse that stain before putting the shirt in the washing machine.
- Rinse the dishes after you wash them.
- Oh no.
- You got rinsed.
- The action of rinsing.
- A liquid used to rinse, now particularly a hair dye.
- (rinsing, a rinsing): lavatory
- (anything used to rinse): lavatory, wash
- I’ll just give this knife a quick rinse.
- I had a henna rinse yesterday.
- A colourant, especially one that has an affinity to the substrate to which it is applied.
- Any hue, color, or blee.
- (transitive) To colour with dye, or as if with dye.
- (to color): tint, stain, shade, streak
- If indeed sharks were inclined to eat people, the world’s oceans would be dyed crimson with the blood of millions.