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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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The couple wore the colours of the rainbow for a service at St Mary's Guild Hall earlier in the day and then took to the Phoenix Stage in University Square at 4pm.
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.
Soon, both were producing work based on the colours of the rainbow. The idea to display their work together seemed a natural next step.
Esther's Rainbow is a lovely book about a little girl that sees a rainbow 'poking just under her stool' but 'as quickly as it had come, it was gone.' Esther looks for the rainbow but in the meantime, each day she finds many things in the colours of the rainbow, which she sees, smells, tastes, feels or hears.
The Colours of the Rainbow EnglishRed and yellow and violet and blue, Purple and orange and green, Here are the colours of the rainbow, Colours of the rainbow, Colours of the beautiful rainbow.
ALL the colours of the rainbow - and a few more besides -were on show during the final day of The Open championship at St Andrews.
Schools Secretary Ed Balls raised smiles in the Commons yesterday after he failed to correctly name the 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. And religious groups planning a satirical "parade of beasts" cancelled their demonstration to lighten the police burden.
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.
Particpants always start off a pristine WHITET-shirt but then it gradually take on the colours of the rainbow as they are showered in a kaleidoscope of poawdered paints as they pass each colour station.
The workshops, entitled 'Eat the Colours of the Rainbow', are mainly aimed at primary schoolchildren, with the objective of trying to help them understand where their food comes from and the benefits of eating a variety of different coloured fruit and veg.
"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. When she found out she was runner-up and would be going to Disneyland Paris she was over the moon."
THE colours of the rainbow were on show at Liverpool's Holi One music festival.