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Synonyms for color
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromaticity, colourlessness, colorlessness, achromatism, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

  2. color, colour, vividness(noun)

    interest and variety and intensity

    "the Puritan Period was lacking in color"; "the characters were delineated with exceptional vividness"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromatism, achromaticity, colorlessness, colourlessness, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

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

    the timbre of a musical sound

    "the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromatism, achromaticity, colorlessness, colourlessness, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

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

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

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

    Antonyms:
    colourlessness, colorlessness, achromaticity, achromatism, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

  5. 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"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromatism, colorlessness, colourlessness, achromaticity, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

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

    any material used for its color

    "she used a different color for the trim"

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

    Antonyms:
    colourlessness, achromaticity, achromatism, colorlessness, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

  7. color, colour(noun)

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

    "each flavor of quarks comes in three colors"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromatism, achromaticity, colourlessness, colorlessness, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

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

    Antonyms:
    colourlessness, colorlessness, achromaticity, achromatism, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

  9. color, colour(verb)

    having or capable of producing colors

    "color film"; "he rented a color television"; "marvelous color illustrations"

    Synonyms:
    colour

    Antonyms:
    achromaticity, colorlessness, achromatism, colourlessness, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

  10. 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"

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

    Antonyms:
    colorlessness, colourlessness, achromatism, achromaticity, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

  11. 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"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromatism, achromaticity, colourlessness, colorlessness, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

  12. color, colour(verb)

    modify or bias

    "His political ideas color his lectures"

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

    Antonyms:
    achromaticity, colourlessness, achromatism, colorlessness, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

  13. color, colour, emblazon(verb)

    decorate with colors

    "color the walls with paint in warm tones"

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

    Antonyms:
    colourlessness, achromaticity, colorlessness, achromatism, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

  14. color, colour, gloss(verb)

    give a deceptive explanation or excuse for

    "color a lie"

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

    Antonyms:
    colorlessness, colourlessness, achromaticity, achromatism, black-and-white, black and white(p), discolor

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

    change color, often in an undesired manner

    "The shirts discolored"

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

    Antonyms:
    colorlessness, achromaticity, colourlessness, achromatism, black and white(p), black-and-white, discolor

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. color

    A pretense, in the unfavorable, which is also the usual sense, is something advanced or displayed for the purpose of concealing the reality. A person makes a pretense of something for the credit or advantage to be gained by it; he makes what is allowed or approved a pretext for doing what would be opposed or condemned; a tricky schoolboy makes a pretense of doing an errand which he does not do, or he makes the actual doing of an errand a pretext for playing truant. A ruse is something (especially something slight or petty) employed to blind or deceive so as to mask an ulterior design, and enable a person to gain some end that he would not be allowed to approach directly. A pretension is a claim that is or may be contested; the word is now commonly used in an unfavorable sense. Compare ARTIFICE; HYPOCRISY.

    Synonyms:
    affectation, air, assumption, cloak, disguise, dissimulation, excuse, mask, pretense, pretension, pretext, ruse, seeming, semblance, show, simulation, subterfuge, trick, wile

    Antonyms:
    actuality, candor, fact, frankness, guilelessness, honesty, ingenuousness, openness, reality, simplicity, sincerity, truth

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. color

    Synonyms:
    hue, tint, complexion, pretense, speciousness, tinge, garbling, falsification, distortion, perversion, varnish

    Antonyms:
    achromatism, paleness, nakedness, openness, genuineness, transparency, truthfulness

Editors Contribution

  1. chrom

    color like monochrome 1 color

    monochrome rainbow

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. color(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hue, tint, tinge, shade

  2. color(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pigment, paint

  3. color(n.)

    Synonyms:
    plea, pretext, pretence, excuse, guise, disguise, semblance, appearance, make-shift, false show

  4. color(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    tinge, dye, paint, stain

  5. color(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    disguise, varnish, gloss over, make plausible

  6. color(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    redden, blush, show color

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How to use color in a sentence?

  1. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

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  2. Solicitor General:

    You can't understand how important Anthony Kennedy affirmative action opinion is without understanding Anthony Kennedy earlier jurisprudence, for decades, Anthony Kennedy has been the court's most eloquent voice on the need to be color blind -- why Anthony Kennedy changed Anthony Kennedy mind is something historians will debate for decades.

  3. Peter Daou:

    Why is it that a white, male Republican can largely get away with the same thing and this massive outcry happened over a Muslim, progressive woman of color? That's something we have to grapple with.

  4. Ed Mullins:

    She made a statement and now law enforcement is making a statement. What's clear is that no one in the country is trying to resolve the issues between communities of color and the distrust of law enforcement.

  5. Sally Cohen:

    When Liz was first diagnosed, I remember she said to [her childhood friends]— she has such a feisty personality— ‘I want to know when you’re mad at your husbands, what your kids did right, wrong, what color you’re painting your house,’ [She] wanted our conversations to be normal … she didn’t want people to shy away.


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