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Engelsk tillægsord: colour

1. colour having or capable of producing colors

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningColor film.
He rented a color television.
Marvelous color illustrations.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color

Overordnet emneområdephotography, picture taking

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)black and white, black-and-white

Engelsk navneord: colour

1. colour (om masse el. substans) any material used for its color

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe used a different color for the trim.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, coloring material, colouring material

Mindre specifikke termermaterial, stuff

Mere specifikke termerdye, dyestuff, hematochrome, indicator, mordant, paint, pigment, pigment, pigment, stain, tincture

2. colour (om gruppe) a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, people of color, people of colour

Mindre specifikke termerrace

Tilhører disse specifikke termerperson of color, person of colour

3. colour (om erkendelse) (physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEach flavor of quarks comes in three colors.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color

Mindre specifikke termerform, kind, sort, variety

Overordnet emneområdehigh energy physics, high-energy physics, particle physics

4. colour (om egenskab) interest and variety and intensity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe Puritan Period was lacking in color.
The characters were delineated with exceptional vividness.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, vividness

Mindre specifikke termerinterest, interestingness

Kendetegnercolorful, colorless, colourful, colourless

5. colour (om egenskab) the timbre of a musical sound

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe recording fails to capture the true color of the original music.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, coloration, colouration

Mindre specifikke termerquality, timber, timbre, tone

6. colour (om egenskab) a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA white color is made up of many different wavelengths of light.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, coloring, colouring

Mindre specifikke termervisual property

Mere specifikke termerachromatic color, achromatic colour, chromatic color, chromatic colour, coloration, colouration, complexion, dithered color, dithered colour, heather, heather mixture, mottle, nonsolid color, nonsolid colour, primary color, primary colour, shade, skin color, skin colour, spectral color, spectral colour, tincture, tint, tone

Kendetegnercolored, colorful, coloured, uncolored, uncoloured

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)achromaticity, achromatism, colorlessness, colourlessness

7. colour (om egenskab) an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity.
He tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction.
The situation soon took on a different color.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, gloss, semblance

Mindre specifikke termerappearance, visual aspect

Mere specifikke termercamouflage, color of law, colour of law, disguise, face value, guise, pretence, pretense, pretext, simulacrum, verisimilitude

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

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color

Mindre specifikke termerappearance, visual aspect

Engelsk udsagnsord: colour

1. colour (om adfærd) modify or bias

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis political ideas color his lectures.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeract upon, influence, work

2. colour (om tilvejebringelse) decorate with colors

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningColor the walls with paint in warm tones.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, emblazon

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeradorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament

Mere specifikke termerminiate

3. colour (om kommunikation) give a deceptive explanation or excuse for

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningColor a lie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, gloss

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerapologise, apologize, excuse, justify, rationalise, rationalize

4. colour (om kommunikation) affect as in thought or feeling

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMy personal feelings color my judgment in this case.
The sadness tinged his life.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, distort, tinge

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on

5. colour (om ændring) add color to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child colored the drawings.
Fall colored the trees.
Colorize black and white film.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, color in, colorise, colorize, colour in, colourise, colourize

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

Mere specifikke termeraurify, azure, blackwash, blotch, brown, embrown, empurple, gray, grey, handcolor, handcolour, hue, imbue, incarnadine, motley, mottle, parti-color, pigment, pinkify, polychrome, polychromise, polychromize, purple, purpurate, redden, retouch, silver, streak, tinct, tinge, tint, tone, touch, verdigris

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)discolor

6. colour (om ændring) change color, often in an undesired manner

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe shirts discolored.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)color, discolor, discolour

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerchange

Mere specifikke termerblack, blacken, blanch, blench, blue, blush, bronze, burn, crimson, dye, flush, gray, green, grey, melanise, melanize, nigrify, pale, purple, redden, redden, silver, sunburn, tan, tone, turn, white, whiten, yellow

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