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Definition 1: having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where coloured or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • colored crepe paper
  • the film was in color
  • amber-colored heads of grain

Synonyms for coloured in the sense of this definition

(coloured is similar to ...) light violet and dark purple

(coloured is similar to ...) having pale delicate colors

(coloured is similar to ...) having a pale color

(coloured is similar to ...) having orange flowers

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of ripe oranges

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of green olives

(coloured is similar to ...) having a color that does not attract attention

(coloured is similar to ...) 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"

(coloured is similar to ...) having or appearing to have only one color

(coloured is similar to ...) having a metallic color

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of a ripe peach

(coloured is similar to ...) having or exhibiting many colors

(coloured is similar to ...) having purple flowers

(coloured is similar to ...) having a violet color

(coloured is similar to ...) having or involving three colors

"trichromatic vision" "a trichromatic printing process" "trichromatic staining is the staining of tissue samples differentially in three colors" "tricolor plumage" "a tricolor process in photography"

(coloured is similar to ...) having a tawny color

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of dry straw

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of polished silver

(coloured is similar to ...) having the brown color of rust

(coloured is similar to ...) having a rose color

(coloured is similar to ...) (used of especially horses) having a brownish coat thickly sprinkled with white or grey

"a roan horse"

(coloured is similar to ...) having red flowers

(coloured is similar to ...) having a reddish-brown color

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of lead

(coloured is similar to ...) having a color between blue and violet

"indigo flowers"

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of dark chocolate

(coloured is similar to ...) having the brown color of chestnuts

(coloured is similar to ...) having a buff color

(coloured is similar to ...) having a bright color

(coloured is similar to ...) having blue flowers

(coloured is similar to ...) (of the face) made black especially as with suffused blood

"a face black with fury"

(coloured is similar to ...) having two colors

"a bicolor flower" "a bicolored postage stamp"

(coloured is similar to ...) (used of animals especially a horse) of a moderate reddish-brown color

(coloured is similar to ...) (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion

"crimson with fury" "turned red from exertion" "with puffy reddened eyes" "red-faced and violent" "flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment"

(coloured is similar to ...) red tinged with cinnamon

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of fresh cream

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of honey

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of gold

(coloured is similar to ...) (used especially of hair or fur) having a bright orange-brown color

"a man with gingery hair and bright blue eyes" "a ginger kitten"

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of garnet

(coloured is similar to ...) having a bright red or pinkish color

(coloured is similar to ...) having the brilliant orange-red color of flames

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of a fawn

(coloured is similar to ...) having a dun color

(coloured is similar to ...) having a dark color

(coloured is similar to ...) having the color of cinnamon

(... are attributes of coloured) 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"

Definition 2: (used of color) artificially produced; not natural - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where coloured or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a bleached blonde

Synonyms for coloured in the sense of this definition

(coloured is similar to ...) contrived by art rather than nature

"artificial flowers" "artificial flavoring" "an artificial diamond" "artificial fibers" "artificial sweeteners"

Definition 3: having skin rich in melanin pigments - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for coloured in the sense of this definition

(coloured is similar to ...) of or belonging to a racial group especially of sub-Saharan African origin

"a great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization"

Definition 4: favoring one person or side over another - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where coloured or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a biased account of the trial
  • a decision that was partial to the defendant

Synonyms for coloured in the sense of this definition

(coloured is similar to ...) showing favoritism

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