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Synonyms for color

the property by which the sense of vision can distinguish between objects, as a red apple and a green apple, that are very similar or identical in form and size

something that imparts color

skin tone, especially of the face

a fresh rosy complexion

to impart color to

to immerse in a coloring solution


to become red in the face

to give an inaccurate view of by representing falsely or misleadingly

to give a deceptively attractive appearance to

Synonyms for color

interest and variety and intensity

the timbre of a musical sound

a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)

(physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction

the appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation


affect as in thought or feeling

modify or bias


give a deceptive explanation or excuse for

having or capable of producing colors

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When it comes to designing interior living spaces color is arguably the most important aspect of an interior design scheme.
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Varying their relative intensities yields composite colors such as orange.
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The faded, lighter color creates calm without threat.
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Boettcher says there are no colors that are intrinsically "American" any more than there are colors that are "European" or "Asian." Often what drives the color shifts are demographics, and the lighting conditions within the region.