colour colour

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any material used for its color
  2. (n) a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)
  3. (n) (physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction
  4. (n) interest and variety and intensity
  5. (n) the timbre of a musical sound
  6. (n) a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect
  7. (n) an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading
  8. (n) the appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation
  9. (v) modify or bias
  10. (v) decorate with colors
  11. (v) give a deceptive explanation or excuse for
  12. (v) affect as in thought or feeling
  13. (v) add color to
  14. (v) change color, often in an undesired manner
  15. (adj) having or capable of producing colors

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. Centrum Printing Targets New Markets with UV Finishing

    Large-format KBA Rapida 162a goes to Sydney, Australia Centrum Printing in Sydney, Australia, has ordered a new KBA Rapida 162a six-colour plus coater in its biggest ever press investment as the company makes a move into packaging and POS print. The press can print either conventional or UV inks and coatings. The new press will be installed and commissioned in Sydney later this year. Percy Vij ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Photo Opportunity / Media Advisory - Cinespace Kleinburg Film Studios to host 50-year reunion for cast and crew of ...

    TORONTO, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - On Saturday, June 15 th , 2013, Cinespace Film Studios will be hosting at its historic Kleinburg Studios a 50-year anniversary celebration and reunion for the first colour ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. City and Colour's Dallas Green Takes on Trolls, Death and Quitting Alexisonfire on 'The Hurry and the Harm'

    City And Colour's Dallas Green, the man with the haunting voice and poetic words who used to do double duty in Canadian screamo band Alexisonfire, is...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Billboard

Quotes

  1. Martin Luther King said in 1963: "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the colour of their skin but by the content of their character."
    on May 9, 2008 By: Martin Luther King Source: Daily Telegraph

  2. "It's obviously a lot different - I'm not No. 81 any more. And the court's different - it's a different colour," Williams told the crowd after her 62-minute match at Rod Laver Arena against Australian resident Gajdosova.
    on Jan 13, 2008 By: Serena Williams Source: SLAM! Sports

  3. Dr Sentamu said: "This is not a moment for voting in favour of any political party whose core ideology is about sowing division in our communities and hostility on grounds of race, creed or colour; it is an opportunity for renewing the vision of a...
    on May 25, 2009 By: Rowan Williams Source: The Press in York

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