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Synonyms for rainbow

a fantastic, impracticable plan or desire

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an arc of colored light in the sky caused by refraction of the sun's rays by rain

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an illusory hope

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These prizes of Laser Pegs Dragon and Laser Pegs Helicopter, allow you to build a huge range of fantastic creatures and vehicles and watch them light up in the colours of the rainbow.
Iridescent circle shaped lights with a sheen, these transparent shades bring to mind bubbles floating through the air and with a choice of colours from emerald green, fiery red and sunny yellow these fun and functional lamps truly do come in all colours of the rainbow.
Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain' is the mnemonic all of us learned as children to remember the colours of the rainbow.
In a show of unity, parade organizers took their event to Hebrew University Stadium, and renamed it All the Colours of the Rainbow.
Formed by light and water meeting in the sky, rainbows, like this one seen in Rhos on Sea, are actually full circles, but are rarely seen as such - except from planes Sir Isaac Newton discovered the seven distinct colours of the rainbow, red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet
The 24 circular columns adjacent to the glazed window wall are painted in the colours of the rainbow, so helping to identify your position as well as animating the room with reflected sunlight.
There was the opening show and then Ruby was in the casual wear round and then the rainbow round which was to do with all the colours of the rainbow.
Iridescent circle shaped lights with a sheen, these transparent shades bring to mind bubbles floating through the air and with a choice of colours from Emerald green and petrol blue to fiery red and sunny yellow these fun and functional lamps truly do come in all colours of the rainbow.
In this Paddington loves all the colours of the rainbow.
Jamie Evans, Doncaster LIGHT from the sun is a mixture of all colours of the rainbow but we see it through our atmosphere, which scatters the blue element more effectively because its wavelength is a close match to the size of an oxygen atom.
Pupils were asked to wear the colours of the rainbow to school and were then arranged into blocks for a special photo-shoot.
This extravaganza will take place to music as fireworks light up the night sky with all the colours of the rainbow.
No situation is ever entirely without hope' one blink of light - and all the colours of the rainbow are ready to come out and gladden the gloomiest of skies.
I remember one being on light, and experiments to show white light was made up of the colours of the rainbow, then reversing this by spinning a many coloured wheel so fast all you could see was white.
The displays will be accompanied by music and will set the night sky alight with all the colours of the rainbow.