coloured


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Synonyms for coloured

having color or a certain color

favoring one person or side over another

(used of color) artificially produced

having skin rich in melanin pigments

References in classic literature ?
Each put on a coarse straw bonnet, with strings of coloured calico, and a cloak of grey frieze.
On the walls there were some common coloured pictures, framed and glazed, of scripture subjects; such as I have never seen since in the hands of pedlars, without seeing the whole interior of Peggotty's brother's house again, at one view.
I find that, ultimately, there are only two kinds of women, the plain and the coloured.
And what a good round belly I should have grown, what a treble chin I should have established, what a ruby nose I should have coloured for myself, so that everyone would have said, looking at me: "Here is an asset
But the cream- coloured house (supposed to be modelled on the private hotels of the Parisian aristocracy) was there as a visible proof of her moral courage; and she throned in it, among pre-Revolutionary furniture and souvenirs of the Tuileries of Louis Napoleon (where she had shone in her middle age), as placidly as if there were nothing peculiar in living above Thirty-fourth Street, or in having French windows that opened like doors instead of sashes that pushed up.