varicolored

adjective
vari·​col·​ored | \ˈver-i-ˌkə-lərd \

Definition of varicolored 

: having various colors : variegated a varicolored butterfly also : of various colors

First Known Use of varicolored

1665, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for varicolored

vari- + colored entry 1

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