colourlessness


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  • noun

Synonyms for colourlessness

the visual property of being without chromatic color

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Here it is not the capacity of water to reflect, but its colourlessness signifying emotional neutrality and therefore clarity of perception, which figures the quality of the verbal image.
Perhaps, then, the relative colourlessness of rhotics is precisely what characterises them.
The meaningless noise of the wind is the audible counterpart of the colourlessness of the winter world: true reality is formless, colourless and toneless.
Augustijn has achieved the goal he set for himself, to "avoid both colourlessness and idiosyncracy" (ix).