noncolorfast

adjective

non·​col·​or·​fast ˌnän-ˈkə-lər-ˌfast How to pronounce noncolorfast (audio)
: having color that tends to fade or run : not colorfast
noncolorfast dyes
noncolorfast garments

Word History

First Known Use

1938, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of noncolorfast was in 1938

Dictionary Entries Near noncolorfast

Cite this Entry

“Noncolorfast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncolorfast. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!