col·​or·​way | \ ˈkə-lər-ˌwā How to pronounce colorway (audio) \

Definition of colorway

: a color or arrangement of colors fabric sold in a variety of colorways

Examples of colorway in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The streaming of the two-and-a-half-minute clip on the cable channel aligned with the release of the new colorway for preorder. Shelby Ying Hyde, Harper's BAZAAR, 11 Jan. 2022 Foldable Stand, M1 Wireless Mouse, USB-C Combo Hub for Desktop, and Dual-Sided Eco-Leather Deskmate are available now in the new blue colorway for $39.99, $29.99, $34.99 and $39.99, respectively. Mark Sparrow, Forbes, 13 Nov. 2021 As wallpaper became more affordable, colorway, pattern, and material options greatly expanded. Shivani Vyas, Better Homes & Gardens, 10 Nov. 2021 The Miracle of Richfield Season of 1975-76 dominates the mashup design, with the wine and gold colorway, checkerboard piping and the team’s original logo. cleveland, 2 Nov. 2021 As the name suggests, the bag boasts a curved silhouette, and comes in a tasty chocolate-brown colorway embossed with mock-croc patterns. Alice Cary, Vogue, 18 Oct. 2021 The plush terry interior of this robe offers a feeling of coziness without a lot of bulk, and its two-tone colorway has just a touch of personality. Isiah Magsino, Robb Report, 2 Dec. 2021 Dyson's gift sets are the talk of the season — and not solely because of their sleek Prussian blue and copper colorway. Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 28 Nov. 2021 Will Blazy want to introduce his own colorway, perhaps a Blazy Blue? Katy Kelleher,, 18 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of colorway

1941, in the meaning defined above

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16 Jan 2022

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“Colorway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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