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Color — synonyms, color antonyms, definition

1. color (Noun) US

25 synonyms
brilliance cast coloration coloring coloring material colour colouration colouring colouring material dye dyestuff glow hue intensity nuance people of color people of colour richness shade stain • • •
1 antonym
8 definitions

color (Noun) — A visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit, transmit or reflect. ex. "a white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light"

color (Noun) — Interest and variety and intensity. ex. "the Puritan Period was lacking in color"

color (Noun) — The timbre of a musical sound. ex. "the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"

color (Noun) — A race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks).

color (Noun) — An outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading. ex. "the situation soon took on a different color"

color (Noun) — Any material used for its colour. ex. "she used a different color for the trim"

color (Noun) — (physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction. ex. "each flavor of quarks comes in three colors"

color (Noun) — The appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation.

16 types of
appearance form interest interestingness kind material quality race sort stuff timber timbre tone variety visual aspect visual property
43 types
achromatic color achromatic colour camouflage chromatic color chromatic colour color of law coloration colour of law colouration complexion disguise dithered color dithered colour dye dyestuff face value guise heather heather mixture hematochrome • • •
2 parts
person of color person of colour
8 see also
colored colorful colorless coloured colourful colourless uncolored uncoloured

2. color (Verb) US

28 synonyms
blend chalk color in colorise colorize colour in colourise colourize corrupt daub deceive discolor discolour disguise distort dye emblazon gloss illuminate imbue • • •
1 antonym
6 definitions

color (Verb) — Add colour to. ex. "The child colored the drawings" ex. "Fall colored the trees" ex. "The child colored in the drawings"

color (Verb) — Affect as in thought or feeling. ex. "My personal feelings color my judgment in this case"

color (Verb) — Modify or bias. ex. "His political ideas color his lectures"

color (Verb) — Decorate with colours. ex. "color the walls with paint in warm tones"

color (Verb) — Give a deceptive explanation or excuse for. ex. "color a lie"

color (Verb) — Change colour, often in an undesired manner. ex. "The shirts colored"

24 types of
act upon adorn affect alter apologise apologize bear on bear upon beautify change decorate embellish excuse grace impact influence justify modify ornament rationalise • • •
57 types
aurify azure black blacken blackwash blanch blench blotch blue blush bronze brown burn crimson dye embrown empurple flush gray green • • •

3. color (US) US

4 synonyms
deception disguise guise semblance

4. color (Adjective) US

1 antonym
1 definition

color (Adjective) — (photography) having or capable of producing colours. ex. "color film" ex. "he rented a color television" ex. "marvelous color illustrations"