Examples of local color in a Sentence
a writer who uses local color in his stories
Recent Examples of local color from the Web
For maximum local color, arrange to visit on a market day.
The Welcome to Venice graffiti is a nice splash of local color.
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LOCAL COLOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of local color for English Language Learners
: interesting information about a particular place and about the people who live there that is included in a story, movie, etc.
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