Synonyms for colour
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To give something colour.
We could colour the walls red.
To apply colours to the areas within the boundaries of a line drawing using coloured markers or crayons.
My son loves to colour.
Of a face: To become red through increased blood flow, implying due to strong emotion.
Her face coloured as she realised her mistake.
To affect without completely changing.
That interpretation certainly colours my perception of the book.
To attribute a quality to.
Colour me confused.
: Any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms, including azure, gules, sable, and vert. Contrast with metal.
A standard or banner.
The loss of their colours destroyed the regiment's morale.
The system of colour television.
This film is broadcast in colour.
coloring material, colouring material, color, colournoun
any material used for its color
"she used a different color for the trim"
color, colour, people of color, people of colournoun
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, vividnessnoun
interest and variety and intensity
"the Puritan Period was lacking in color"; "the characters were delineated with exceptional vividness"
color, colour, coloration, colourationnoun
the timbre of a musical sound
"the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"
color, colour, coloring, colouringnoun
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, people of colour, colouration, food colouring, semblance, color, coloration, food color, gloss, food coloring, coloring material, food colour
semblance, gloss, color, colournoun
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, 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, emblazonverb
decorate with colors
"color the walls with paint in warm tones"
color, colour, glossverb
give a deceptive explanation or excuse for
"color a lie"
tinge, color, colour, distortverb
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, emblazon, distort, garble, color, twine, colour in, tinge, color in, gloss, colorise, falsify, discolour
color, colorize, colorise, colourise, colourize, colour, color in, colour inverb
add color to
"The child colored the drawings"; "Fall colored the trees"; "colorize black and white film"
discolor, discolour, colour, colorverb
change color, often in an undesired manner
"The shirts discolored"
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In the smoke haze, the most abundant particles are around onemicrometre in size, but these particles do not change the colour of the light we see, there are also smaller particles, around 0.05 micrometres or less, that dont make up a lot of the haze but are still somewhat more abundant during a haze period [than a normal non-haze period]... but this is enough to give an extra tendency to scatter red light more in the forward and backward directions than blue light - and that is why would you see more red than blue.
Life is like a glass of water... one may change its colour or flavour , but its all not worth it if you start spilling it around.
We love lots of colour.
People can have the Model T in any colour--so long as it's black.
Covid-19 does not see race, religion, colour, caste, creed, language or border before striking, our response and conduct thereafter should attach primacy to unity and brotherhood. We are in this together.
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