Thesaurus

monochrome

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of monochrome

(Entry 1 of 2)

having or consisting of a single color
  • an artist who produces monochrome pencil drawings

Synonyms for monochrome

Words Related to monochrome

Near Antonyms for monochrome

Antonyms for monochrome

monochrome

noun

Synonyms of monochrome (Entry 2 of 2)

as in daguerreotype, sepia

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for monochrome

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about monochrome

Time Traveler for monochrome

Time Traveler

The first known use of monochrome was in 1662

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Monochrome.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/monochrome. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on monochrome

Dictionary: Definition of monochrome

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with monochrome

Nglish: Translation of monochrome for Spanish Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about monochrome

Comments on monochrome

What made you want to look up monochrome? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words for Summer: A Quiz

  • a closeup of a sunflower
  • Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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