Definition of dip-dye in English:

dip-dye

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Immerse (a yarn or fabric) in a special solution in order to color it.

    • ‘She transferred the drawings of German painter Caspar David Friedrich onto full skirts and dresses, mixed them with computer-like pixellated prints and topped it all with dip-dyed sloppy jumpers or couture-like coats.’
    • ‘I also quite liked her blue dip-dyed chiffon top with mother-of-pearl ring detail and her pale lemon silk satin hooded mini-dress with long beaded tassel.’
    • ‘Then the pieces were dyed using dip-dyeing or tie-dyeing.’

Pronunciation:

dip-dye

/ˈdipdī/