coloring material, colouring material, color, colour(noun)
any material used for its color
"she used a different color for the trim"
color, colour, people of color, people of colour(noun)
a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)
(physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction
"each flavor of quarks comes in three colors"
color, colour, vividness(noun)
interest and variety and intensity
"the Puritan Period was lacking in color"; "the characters were delineated with exceptional vividness"
color, gloss, people of colour, chroma, semblance, coloring, colouration, coloring material, colour, intensity, saturation, colouring material, colouring, vividness, coloration, people of color
color, colour, coloration, colouration(noun)
the timbre of a musical sound
"the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"
color, colour, coloring, colouring(noun)
a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect
"a white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light"
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
semblance, gloss, color, colour(noun)
an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading
"he hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity"; "he tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction"; "the situation soon took on a different color"
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
the appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation
having or capable of producing colors
"color film"; "he rented a color television"; "marvelous color illustrations"
modify or bias
"His political ideas color his lectures"
color, colour, emblazon(verb)
decorate with colors
"color the walls with paint in warm tones"
color, colour, gloss(verb)
give a deceptive explanation or excuse for
"color a lie"
tinge, color, colour, distort(verb)
affect as in thought or feeling
"My personal feelings color my judgment in this case"; "The sadness tinged his life"
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
color, colorize, colorise, colourise, colourize, colour, color in, colour in(verb)
add color to
"The child colored the drawings"; "Fall colored the trees"; "colorize black and white film"
discolor, discolour, colour, color(verb)
change color, often in an undesired manner
"The shirts discolored"
colour(noun)To give something colour.
colour(noun)To apply colours to the areas within the boundaries of a line drawing using coloured markers or crayons.
colour(noun)Of a face: To become red through increased blood flow, implying due to strong emotion.
colour(noun)To affect without completely changing.
colour(noun)To attribute a quality to.
colour(noun): Any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms, including azure, gules, sable, and vert. Contrast with metal.
colour(noun)A standard or banner.
colour(noun)The system of colour television.
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