tricolor


1tri·col·or

adjective \ˈtrī-ˌkə-lər also ˈtrē-, especially British ˈtri-kə-lər\

: having or using three colors

Full Definition of TRICOLOR

1
a or tri·col·ored \ˈtrī-ˈkə-lərd\ :  having, using, or marked with three colors
b of a dog :  having a coat of black, tan, and white
2
:  of, relating to, or characteristic of a tricolor or a nation whose flag is a tricolor; especially :  french

Origin of TRICOLOR

French tricolore three-colored, from Late Latin tricolor, from Latin tri- + color color
First Known Use: 1795

2tricolor

noun

: a flag (such as the national flag of France) that has three equal bands of different colors

Full Definition of TRICOLOR

1
:  a flag of three colors arranged in equal horizontal or vertical bands <the French tricolor>
2
:  a tricolor animal; especially :  a tricolor dog

First Known Use of TRICOLOR

1797

Rhymes with TRICOLOR

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