Meaning of COLOR in English

COLOR

I.

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

color guard

color line

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a horse of a different color

Accounting was a horse of a different color, although the Bureau tended to use the words "planning" and "accounting" to mean the same thing.

people/women/students etc of color

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Cool colors recede, increasing the sense of depth.

Each spectacle lens then filters one image out, based on its color or polarity.

It is clear that Castroism, in its particular quirks and colors, can not survive the death of its founder.

Last week, two community newspapers in Howard County ran front-page, color photographs of a naked man tending a campfire.

On a platform about thirty women were ablaze in primary colors and precious metals.

The snow pea leaves should be bright green in color .

These are nothing but elitist attempts at separating classes and colors and keeping the poor where the wealthy have put them.

II. verb

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Cut out the square and color it red.

Give Grandma the picture you colored, Jenny.

Jenny loves to color .

She cut and colored Liz's hair.

Sweaters are colored with organic dyes.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

I can color all of that one.

The metals are used in pigments that color vinyl.

We allow it to color our view of who people are and what they stand for.

When Nechita was 2, she started drawing and coloring with pencils, pen and ink and crayons.

When the sugar starts to color , after 4 to 5 minutes, swirl pan gently if needed to ensure even coloring.

You can make planes out of it, paste it on walls and windows, color it or use it for bookmarks.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.