color tone

noun

Definition of color tone

2 : the general effect of a pleasing color harmony

First Known Use of color tone

1853, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Color tone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/color%20tone. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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