un·​col·​ored | \ ˌən-ˈkə-lərd How to pronounce uncolored (audio) \

Definition of uncolored

: not colored: such as
a : not having color uncolored glass the last uncolored page in the coloring book red, blue, or uncolored paper
b : not altered or distorted … she was now persisting in her pretense of devotion, uncolored, apparently, by any suspicion of what had happened.— Theodore Dreiser

Examples of uncolored in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That leaves six remaining uncolored edges: BC, BD, BF, CD, CF and DF. Quanta Magazine, 8 Apr. 2022 The strategy is to avoid creating zugzwang quadrilaterals — except two that leave a common edge uncolored. Quanta Magazine, 8 Apr. 2022 The adornment was little, but there was character in Halston’s swirling batik treatments or the aquatic glisten of an uncolored sequin paillette. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, 14 May 2021 It's protected by uncolored wax oil and is free of paint and formaldehyde to keep you and your family safe. Andrea Marie, PEOPLE.com, 28 Apr. 2021 So does that mean that any neutral, uncolored combination is possible in nature? Ethan Siegel, Forbes, 20 Apr. 2021 At the top of the central pillar is a seventh window that has been left uncolored. Inga Saffron, Philly.com, 12 June 2018 The uncolored base materials could potentially be made to be quite cosmetically elegant, hydrating, etc. Joyann King, Harper's BAZAAR, 9 May 2014 Sound is open and uncolored, with a crispness that shimmers and bass that never veers toward boomy. Michael Hsu, WSJ, 28 July 2017 See More

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'uncolored.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of uncolored

1538, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About uncolored

Time Traveler for uncolored

Time Traveler

The first known use of uncolored was in 1538

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near uncolored




See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for uncolored

Last Updated

12 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Uncolored.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncolored. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon


Test Your Vocabulary

Great Words for Scrabble

  • scrabble tiles that read scrabble quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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