color in

phrasal verb
colored in; coloring in; colors in

Definition of color in

: to add color to (a shape or picture) by using markers, crayons, colored pencils, etc.
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“Color in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/color%20in. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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