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colored

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adjective col·ored \ ˈkə-lərd \

Definition of colored

1 :having color
2 a :colorful
b :marked by exaggeration or bias
3 a now often offensive :of a race other than the white; especially :black 2b
b now often offensive :of mixed race
4 now often offensive :of or relating to persons of races other than the white or of mixed race

Examples of colored in a Sentence

  1. We decorated the Christmas tree with colored lights.

  2. He gave a highly colored account of the events.


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colored

noun, often capitalized

Definition of colored

plural colored or coloreds
now often offensive
:a person of a race other than the white or of mixed race

COLORED Defined for Kids

colored

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adjective col·ored \ ˈkə-lərd \

Definition of colored for Students

:having color
  • colored glass
  • brightly-colored birds


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