Examples of colorless in a Sentence
since we can't decide what color to paint the doghouse, our latest home project remains colorless for the time being
page after page of colorless prose without even one neat turn of phrase
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The colorless compounds were in high demand for decades because of their utility.
After all, sapphires and rubies are built of the same basic mineral, corundum, a crystallized collaboration of aluminum and oxygen that would be transparent and colorless if not for some artful chemical doping.
His debut, 2009’s Crazy Heart, which won Jeff Bridges an Academy Award, was filmed around the dusty bowling alleys and colorless hotel rooms of the American Southwest—and is still somehow the cheeriest milieu Cooper has ever filmed.
Then Barnum starts chasing respectability, hiring an upper-crust playwright (a colorless Zac Efron), who falls in love with an acrobat (Zendaya), and presenting on tour the opera singer Jenny Lind (Rebecca Ferguson).
The county office released an update on the incident Dec. 7, saying that the smell likely is from hydrogen sulfide -- a colorless, flammable gas that smells of rotten eggs.
To alter temperatures, volcanoes must expel huge quantities of sulfur dioxide, a colorless toxic gas, into the stratosphere, more than 10 miles into the sky.
In the diamond grading system known as the four C's — cut, color, clarity, and carat — color is graded by letters, with D being the highest level, indicating a colorless diamond.
Through it all, John’s younger brother, Will—a plump, colorless, diligent numbers man—served as his long-suffering factotum.
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First Known Use of colorless
Synonymstintless [archaic], uncolored, undyed, unpainted, unstained, white
Antonymscolored, colorized, dyed, hued, painted, pigmented, stained, tinct, tinctured, tinged, tinted
Related Wordsclear, limpid, liquid, lucent, pellucid, transparent; bleached, faded, palish, washed-out, washy; dull, faint, gray (also grey), neutral, pale, pallid; snow-white, snowy, whited
Near Antonymscolorful, multicolored, polychromatic, polychrome, varicolored, variegated
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