Definition of coloring
Examples of coloring in a sentence
Her favorite activities include playing with stuffed animals and coloring.
Our product contains no artificial coloring or flavoring.
She added some blue food coloring to the icing.
This scarf will look great with your coloring.
He has very light coloring.
First Known Use of coloring
COLORING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of coloring for English Language Learners
: the act of adding colors to something (such as a picture in a coloring book)
: something that produces color
: the color of a person's skin and hair
COLORING Defined for Kids
Definition of coloring for Students
1 : the act of applying colors His favorite activities are doing puzzles and coloring.
2 : something that produces color This cookie has no artificial coloring.
3 : the effect produced by the use of color His paintings are famous for their bright coloring.
4 : natural color The cat has beautiful coloring.
5 : complexion That red shirt looks great with your coloring.
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