Colour

Definitions of "Colour"

Etc. See color, etc. noun

See color. noun

The spectral composition of visible light noun

A particular set of visible spectral compositions, perceived or named as a class; blee. noun

Hue as opposed to achromatic colours (black, white and greys). noun

Human skin tone, especially as an indicator of race or ethnicity. noun

Interest, especially in a selective area. noun

Any of the standard dark tinctures used in a coat of arms, including azure, gules, sable, and vert. Contrast with metal. noun

A standard or banner. noun

The system of colour television. noun

An award for sporting achievement, particularly within a school or university. noun

The word "Colour" in example sentences

Speaking of the highly-coloured males, especially among birds, the same writer states that "the _normal colour_ (italics ours) is that of the young and the female, and the colour of the male is the result of his excessive variability." Taboo and Genetics A Study of the Biological, Sociological and Psychological Foundation of the Family

Shadow is, on the contrary, necessary to the full presence of colour; for every colour is a diminished quantity or energy of light; and, practically, it follows from what I have just told you -- (that every light in painting is a shadow to higher lights, and every shadow a light to lower shadows) -- that also every _colour_ in painting must be a shadow to some brighter colour, and a light to some darker one -- all the while being a positive colour itself. Lectures on Art Delivered before the University of Oxford in Hilary term, 1870

a considerable degree of what might be called naturalism, so far as good line-drawing and understanding of flower form goes, emphasis of colour being sought by means of _planes of colour_, rather than by planes of shadow. Line and Form (1900)

a charge of a metal must rest upon a field that is of a colour or fur; or, contrariwise, that a charge of a colour must rest on a field that is of a metal or fur, -- that is, that _metal be not on metal, nor colour on colour_. The Handbook to English Heraldry

The main colour is maya blue with the "Aeroport Castello" sponsor screened on the in the middle. Add and updated kits-Villarreal CF away jersey 2008/09

The main colour is maya blue with the "Aeroport Castello" sponsor screened on the in the middle. Archive 2009-03-01

Still fire and flesh pressed together, and a tiny spiral of smoke began to arise from Kwaque's finger-end that was different in colour from the smoke of a cigar-end. CHAPTER XIX

I can only empathise since my skin colour is the majority. kateelliott: Someone Else's Rant on the Internet is Worth Reading

Darker skin colour is just one thing, there are plenty of others characteristics. The /Filmcast: After Dark - Ep. 87 - Directors on Twitter, and Racebending (GUESTS: Dan Eckman and DC Pierson from Derrick Comedy) | /Film

That's like saying darker skin colour is stereotypical for black people. The /Filmcast: After Dark - Ep. 87 - Directors on Twitter, and Racebending (GUESTS: Dan Eckman and DC Pierson from Derrick Comedy) | /Film

The main colour is red with the white hoop in the middle, sleeve ends and Puma logos all being white. VfB Stuttgart 2008-09 team jerseys by Puma

Skin colour is a completely irrelevant consideration for most people (despite your protestations to the contrary). Min. Jason Kenney Blames the Immigrants! : Law is Cool

Lynch isn't a character where his skin colour is an issue. Casting Notes: Jamie Foxx in Kane & Lynch; Reese Witherspoon as The Pioneer Woman; Gregory Smith in Dream House | /Film

The main colour is red with the white hoop in the middle, sleeve ends and Puma logos all being white. Archive 2009-03-01

The main colour is maya blue with the "Aeroport Castello" sponsor screened on the in the middle. Villarreal CF puma kits 2008-09 season

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