Meaning of DISCOLOR in English



Pronunciation: ( ˌ )dis- ' k ə -l ə r

Function: verb

Etymology: Middle English discolouren, from Anglo-French desculurer, from Late Latin discolorari, from Latin discolor of another color, from dis- + color color

Date: 14th century

transitive verb : to alter or change the hue or color of

intransitive verb : to change color especially for the worse

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.