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Synonyms for colourˈkʌl ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coloring material, colouring material, color, colour(noun)

    any material used for its color

    Synonyms:
    gloss, people of colour, color, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, colouring material, semblance, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color

  2. color, colour, people of color, people of colour(noun)

    a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)

    Synonyms:
    color, gloss, people of colour, semblance, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, colouring material, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color

  3. color, colour(noun)

    (physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction

    Synonyms:
    color, gloss, people of colour, semblance, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, colouring material, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color

  4. color, colour, vividness(noun)

    interest and variety and intensity

    Synonyms:
    color, gloss, people of colour, chroma, semblance, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, intensity, saturation, colouring material, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color

  5. color, colour, coloration, colouration(noun)

    the timbre of a musical sound

    Synonyms:
    color, gloss, people of colour, semblance, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, colouring material, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color

  6. color, colour, coloring, colouring(noun)

    a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect

    Synonyms:
    coloring, colouring, colouring material, people of color, vividness, colour, people of colour, colouration, food colouring, semblance, color, coloration, food color, gloss, food coloring, coloring material, food colour

  7. semblance, gloss, color, colour(noun)

    an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading

    Synonyms:
    coloring, colouring, illusion, coloring material, polish, glossary, people of colour, vividness, colour, colouring material, color, glossiness, semblance, likeness, coloration, colouration, rubric, gloss, burnish, people of color

  8. color, colour(adj)

    the appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation

    Synonyms:
    color, gloss, people of colour, semblance, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, colouring material, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color

  9. color, colour(verb)

    having or capable of producing colors

    Synonyms:
    colour, color

  10. color, colour(verb)

    modify or bias

    Synonyms:
    color in, colorize, emblazon, color, colour, colorise, discolor, tinge, colourise, colourize, gloss, discolour, colour in, distort

  11. color, colour, emblazon(verb)

    decorate with colors

    Synonyms:
    color in, colorize, emblazon, color, blazon, colour, colorise, discolor, tinge, colourise, colourize, gloss, discolour, colour in, distort

  12. color, colour, gloss(verb)

    give a deceptive explanation or excuse for

    Synonyms:
    color in, comment, colorize, emblazon, annotate, color, colour, colorise, discolor, tinge, colourise, colourize, gloss, discolour, colour in, distort

  13. tinge, color, colour, distort(verb)

    affect as in thought or feeling

    Synonyms:
    warp, discolor, touch, strain, wring, twist, deform, tinct, tint, colourise, colourize, colorize, contort, colour, emblazon, distort, garble, color, twine, colour in, tinge, color in, gloss, colorise, falsify, discolour

  14. color, colorize, colorise, colourise, colourize, colour, color in, colour in(verb)

    add color to

    Synonyms:
    color in, colorize, emblazon, color, colour, colorise, discolor, tinge, colourise, colourize, gloss, discolour, colour in, distort

  15. discolor, discolour, colour, color(verb)

    change color, often in an undesired manner

    Synonyms:
    gloss, colorize, discolor, color in, colorise, colour, tinge, emblazon, color, colourize, colourise, discolour, colour in, distort

Wiktionary

  1. colour(noun)

    Synonyms:
    tinge, influence, tint, call, blush, affect, paint, shade, stain, dye

  2. colour(noun)

    Synonyms:
    hue, blee

  3. colour(noun)

    Synonyms:
    blee, shade, hue

  4. colour(noun)

    To give something colour.

    Synonyms:
    blee, shade, paint, call, tint, blush, dye, tinge, influence, affect, stain

  5. colour(noun)

    To apply colours to the areas within the boundaries of a line drawing using coloured markers or crayons.

    Synonyms:
    paint, influence, tint, affect, blush, stain, shade, call, dye, tinge

  6. colour(noun)

    Of a face: To become red through increased blood flow, implying due to strong emotion.

    Synonyms:
    influence, dye, shade, tinge, stain, blush, call, affect, paint, tint

  7. colour(noun)

    To affect without completely changing.

    Synonyms:
    race, ethnicity, blee, complexion, paint, affect, shade, tinge, stain, call, dye, tint, influence, blush

  8. colour(noun)

    To attribute a quality to.

    Synonyms:
    interest, shade, affect, influence, call, tint, paint, dye, tinge, blush, stain

  9. colour(noun)

    : Any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms, including azure, gules, sable, and vert. Contrast with metal.

    Synonyms:
    stain

  10. colour(noun)

    A standard or banner.

    Synonyms:
    standard, banner

  11. colour(noun)

    The system of colour television.

    Synonyms:
    colour television


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