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Synonyms for calicoˈkæl ɪˌkoʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. calico(adj)

    coarse cloth with a bright print

    uncolored, uncoloured

  2. calico(adj)

    made of calico or resembling calico in being patterned

    "calico dresses"; "a calico cat"

    multicolor, particolored, piebald, pied, motley, multi-colour, multi-colored, varicolored, multicolour, multicoloured, multi-coloured, multicolored, multi-color, painted, varicoloured, particoloured

    uncolored, uncoloured

  3. motley, calico, multicolor, multi-color, multicolour, multi-colour, multicolored, multi-colored, multicoloured, multi-coloured, painted, particolored, particoloured, piebald, pied, varicolored, varicoloured(adj)

    having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly

    "a jester dressed in motley"; "the painted desert"; "a particolored dress"; "a piebald horse"; "pied daisies"

    multi-color, motley, multicolor, particolored, miscellaneous, calico, multicoloured, painted, mixed, pied, sundry(a), piebald, multicolored, multicolour, multi-colored, multi-colour, particoloured, varicolored, multi-coloured, variegated, assorted, varicoloured

    uncolored, uncoloured


  1. calico(noun)


  2. calico(adjective)

    Having a pattern of red and contrasting areas, resembling the color of calico cloth.


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. calico(n.)

    [Eng.] cotton cloth

  2. calico(n.)

    [U.S.] print, printed cotton cloth

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