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kolor [kú.lur.] : color (n.)
Synonyms: bulok

Derivatives of kolor

n. (attribute)1. color, coloring, colour, colouringa 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"
~ visual propertyan attribute of vision.
~ primary color, primary colourany of three colors from which all others can be obtained by mixing.
~ heather mixture, heatherinterwoven yarns of mixed colors producing muted greyish shades with flecks of color.
~ mottlean irregular arrangement of patches of color.; "it was not dull grey as distance had suggested, but a mottle of khaki and black and olive-green"
~ tint, shade, tincture, tonea quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color.; "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"
~ chromatic color, chromatic colour, spectral color, spectral coloura color that has hue.
~ achromatic color, achromatic coloura color lacking hue; white or grey or black.
~ coloration, colourationappearance with regard to color.; "her healthy coloration"
~ complexion, skin color, skin colourthe coloring of a person's face.
~ dithered color, dithered colour, nonsolid color, nonsolid coloura color produced by a pattern of differently colored dots that together simulate the desired color.
n. (attribute)2. color, colour, vividnessinterest and variety and intensity.; "the Puritan Period was lacking in color"; "the characters were delineated with exceptional vividness"
~ interestingness, interestthe power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.).; "they said nothing of great interest"; "primary colors can add interest to a room"
n. (attribute)3. color, coloration, colour, colourationthe timbre of a musical sound.; "the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"
~ timbre, tone, quality, timber(music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound).; "the timbre of her soprano was rich and lovely"; "the muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet"
n. (group)4. color, colour, people of color, people of coloura race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks).
~ racepeople who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock.; "some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings"
~ person of color, person of colour(formal) any non-European non-white person.
n. (attribute)5. color, colour, gloss, semblancean outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading.; "he hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity"; "he tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction"; "the situation soon took on a different color"
~ appearance, visual aspectoutward or visible aspect of a person or thing.
~ color of law, colour of lawa mere semblance of legal right; something done with the apparent authority of law but actually in contravention of law.; "the plaintiff claimed that under color of law the officer had deprived him of his civil rights"
~ simulacruman insubstantial or vague semblance.
~ face valuethe apparent worth as opposed to the real worth.
~ guise, pretence, pretext, pretensean artful or simulated semblance.; "under the guise of friendship he betrayed them"
~ camouflage, disguisean outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something.; "the theatrical notion of disguise is always associated with catastrophe in his stories"
~ verisimilitudethe appearance of truth; the quality of seeming to be true.
n. (substance)6. color, coloring material, colour, colouring materialany material used for its color.; "she used a different color for the trim"
~ paint, pigmenta substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating.; "artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably"
~ material, stuffthe tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object.; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
~ indicator(chemistry) a substance that changes color to indicate the presence of some ion or substance; can be used to indicate the completion of a chemical reaction or (in medicine) to test for a particular reaction.
~ mordanta substance used to treat leather or other materials before dyeing; aids in dyeing process.
~ dye, dyestuffa usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair.
~ tincturea substances that colors metals.
~ hematochromea reddish coloring material found in some algae.
~ pigmentdry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.).
~ pigmentany substance whose presence in plant or animal tissues produces a characteristic color.
~ stain(microscopy) a dye or other coloring material that is used in microscopy to make structures visible.
n. (cognition)7. color, colour(physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction.; "each flavor of quarks comes in three colors"
~ kind, sort, form, varietya category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality.; "sculpture is a form of art"; "what kinds of desserts are there?"
~ high-energy physics, high energy physics, particle physicsthe branch of physics that studies subatomic particles and their interactions.
n. (attribute)8. color, colourthe appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation.
~ appearance, visual aspectoutward or visible aspect of a person or thing.
v. (change)9. color, color in, colorise, colorize, colour, colour in, colourise, colourizeadd color to.; "The child colored the drawings"; "Fall colored the trees"; "colorize black and white film"
~ alter, change, modifycause to change; make different; cause a transformation.; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
~ blackwashcolor with blackwash.
~ parti-color, motleymake motley; color with different colors.
~ polychrome, polychromise, polychromizecolor with many colors; make polychrome.
~ azurecolor azure.; "Morning azured the village"
~ empurple, purpurate, purplecolor purple.
~ aurifyturn golden.
~ verdigriscolor verdigris.
~ pinkifymake pink.
~ incarnadinemake flesh-colored.
~ brown, embrownmake brown in color.; "the draught browned the leaves on the trees in the yard"
~ handcolor, handcolourcolor by hand.; "Some old photographs are handcolored"
~ tinct, tint, tinge, touchcolor lightly.; "her greying hair was tinged blond"; "the leaves were tinged red in November"
~ pigmentcolor or dye with a pigment.; "pigment a photograph"
~ hue, imbuesuffuse with color.
~ retouchgive retouches to (hair).; "retouch the roots"
~ silvermake silver in color.; "Her worries had silvered her hair"
~ gray, greymake grey.; "The painter decided to grey the sky"
~ tonechange to a color image.; "tone a photographic image"
~ reddenmake red.; "The setting sun reddened the sky"
~ blotch, mottle, streakmark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained.
v. (communication)10. color, colour, distort, tingeaffect as in thought or feeling.; "My personal feelings color my judgment in this case"; "The sadness tinged his life"
~ affect, bear upon, bear on, impact, touch on, touchhave an effect upon.; "Will the new rules affect me?"
v. (social)11. color, colourmodify or bias.; "His political ideas color his lectures"
~ act upon, influence, workhave and exert influence or effect.; "The artist's work influenced the young painter"; "She worked on her friends to support the political candidate"
v. (creation)12. color, colour, emblazondecorate with colors.; "color the walls with paint in warm tones"
~ adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, beautify, embellishmake more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc..; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
~ miniatepaint with red lead or vermilion.
v. (communication)13. color, colour, glossgive a deceptive explanation or excuse for.; "color a lie"
~ apologise, rationalize, apologize, rationalise, justify, excusedefend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning.; "rationalize the child's seemingly crazy behavior"; "he rationalized his lack of success"
v. (change)14. color, colour, discolor, discolourchange color, often in an undesired manner.; "The shirts discolored"
~ blush, crimson, flush, reddenturn red, as if in embarrassment or shame.; "The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by"
~ blanch, blench, paleturn pale, as if in fear.
~ bronze, tanget a tan, from wind or sun.
~ sunburn, burnget a sunburn by overexposure to the sun.
~ changeundergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature.; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
~ white, whitenturn white.; "This detergent will whiten your laundry"
~ black, blacken, nigrify, melanise, melanizemake or become black.; "The smoke blackened the ceiling"; "The ceiling blackened"
~ turnchange color.; "In Vermont, the leaves turn early"
~ silverturn silver.; "The man's hair silvered very attractively"
~ dyecolor with dye.; "Please dye these shoes"
~ reddenturn red or redder.; "The sky reddened"
~ purplebecome purple.
~ gray, greyturn grey.; "Her hair began to grey"
~ yellowturn yellow.; "The pages of the book began to yellow"
~ tonechange the color or tone of.; "tone a negative"
~ greenturn or become green.; "The trees are greening"
~ blueturn blue.
adj. 15. color, colourhaving or capable of producing colors.; "color film"; "he rented a color television"; "marvelous color illustrations"
~ photography, picture takingthe act of taking and printing photographs.