colorful colorful  /ˈkə lər fəl/


  1. (adj) having striking color
  2. (adj) striking in variety and interest
  3. (adj) having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination




  1. Colorful murals enliven White Pines Park

    A new mural sign chronicling the history of the old Blagen Mill is the latest colorful contribution of a local volunteer to the White Pines Park near Arnold. The painting of the lumber mill that stood where the park has entertained visitors for the past three decades last week joined Avery resident John White’s rendering of a map featuring the park and nearby amenities.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Union Democrat

  2. The Way It Oughta Be: Colorful Language

    (KPLR) – Colorful language in some pretty plain places. I don’t have any problem with some colorful language but...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KPLR 11 St. Louis

  3. Colorful Showcases GTX 780 Kudan & GTX Titan Ultra Edition

    Colorful is showing off two new graphics cards at Computex 2013, the GeForce GTX 780 Kudan and the GTX Titan Ultra.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Tom's Hardware


  1. "Ernie was a very colorful person that you couldn't help but like off the football field - a little different on the field as we well know," White said. "Ernie had gotten into the ministry and ...... was a true inspiration to Joe, LC, and...
    on Jan 18, 2008 By: Dwight White Source: USA Today

  2. "Molly Ivins' clever and colorful perspectives on people and politics gained her national acclaim and admiration that crossed party lines," Perry said in a statement.
    on Jan 31, 2007 By: Rick Perry Source: Forbes

  3. "Newton's performance is probably the closest antecedent to Jack Sparrow because he's colorful, unpredictable, roguish and scurrilous but somehow likable," Maltin said.
    on May 23, 2007 By: Leonard Maltin Source: Forbes

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