Adjectives for Colour | Words to describe Colour


How do you describe Colour?

  • 1. But it is impossible to overlook the elements which have taken the romantic colour out of the struggle. 🔊
  • 2. I want to do something with a strong local colour, and feel that I must freshen myself up for the effort. 🔊
  • 3. They are much like the guinea-pig, but of a sandy colour, and very soft and fine, like a young hare. 🔊
  • 4. The polar bear is distinguished from its kindred, at least in a general way, by its large size and white or yellowish-white colour. 🔊
  • 5. Make it of a proper thickness with flour and water, boil it till three parts reduced, add a little colour and strain it. 🔊
  • 6. Let us for a moment consider this table, and suppose that we want to find the complement to some particular colour, as the third shade of red. 🔊
  • 7. On his head she set a pointed black velvet cap, embroidered with jet and silk of the same colour, and finished with a sort of tassel. 🔊
  • 8. We were unusually surprised by a flight of locusts, not unlike grasshoppers, of about two inches long, and of a reddish colour. 🔊
  • 9. For that fluid, which cannot be tinctured by a mild salt of tartar, will soon take a very deep colour from a few drops of a strong caustic ley. 🔊
  • 10. For various reasons the crepe may be of inferior colour, or is slightly contaminated with dirt or traces of oil and grease, etc. 🔊
  • 11. They had long twisting horns, and were of a reddish colour, the legs being much darker, with a blaze of white on the face. 🔊
  • 12. Esther placed her hand within his, she could not help that; the bright colour flamed up in her cheeks; words were not ready. 🔊
  • 13. The rosy colour rushed into Betty's cheek, the light shone in her eyes. 🔊
  • 14. The cup-washings, as they arrive at the store, represent a very dilute latex, the rubber from which is generally of a greyish colour. 🔊
  • 15. The historical accuracy is really wonderful in a romance, and the local Indian colour well preserved. 🔊
  • 16. Another plague was mice: these little animals, which are of a reddish colour, came in such quantities as to drive the cultivators to despair. 🔊
  • 17. It is a level plain, for the most part treeless, and with nothing to break the view but the mud villages, which are the same colour as the soil. 🔊
  • 18. And we came into a certain field, and there he showed me a young shepherd, finely arrayed, with his garments of a purple colour. 🔊
  • 19. The head, ending in a pointed snout, is also of the same colour, which gives the animal altogether a disgusting appearance. 🔊
  • 20. It was the loveliest hour of a fine day, the clear early evening, with the glow of the sunset in the air and a purple colour in the sea. 🔊
  • 21. This agent will render the oil of a dark brown or black colour, if any metal, deleterious to health, be present. 🔊
  • 22. It had really, her sketch of the affair, a high colour and a great style; at all of which he gazed a minute as at a picture by a master. 🔊
  • 23. It rises in a globular-shaped stem, deeply channelled, of a green colour, and covered with long spines. 🔊
  • 24. Give a preference to hops of a bright green colour, sweet smell, and have a gummy or clammy effect when rubbed between the hands or fingers. 🔊
  • 25. His old sentiments and opinions respecting the marriage bond took a very different colour before the vision of an Estelle united to himself. 🔊
  • 26. Raleigh, not noticing the deep colour in her face, led on upstairs, down the corridors, and into the first saloon. 🔊
  • 27. He was astonished to find that the cow-dung which lay on the ground was of a bright yellow colour; indeed, he found it was pure gold. 🔊
  • 28. The Japanese artists presented atmospheric conditions by means of gradating large colour planes into white or dark. 🔊
  • 29. Have ready boiling lard, fry them of a light colour, drain them dry, and serve them up with sifted sugar over. 🔊
  • 30. Her dark ringlets fringed her forehead, blown free and wild; the fresh air had brought a bright colour into her cheeks. 🔊
  • 31. It afterwards became of a livid white colour like Saturn, and this it retained as long as it was visible. 🔊
  • 32. In two months she was well on the way to recovery: her face filled out, and a bright colour began to play again upon her cheeks. 🔊
  • 33. Have ready boiling lard, fry them of a nice colour, drain them dry, and serve them up with fried parsley under. 🔊
  • 34. During this period the keffir grains have increased enormously in size, assume a bright yellow colour, and lose their sour buttery smell. 🔊
  • 35. Lessingham had thrown his cap onto the ground, and his wind-tossed hair and the unusual colour in his cheeks were both, in their way, becoming. 🔊
  • 36. They are for the most part men of splendid physique, tall and straight, and of a red-brown colour, and their features are of the negroid type. 🔊
  • 37. The margins of the pustules, before of a distinct red, now assume a bluish-red or purplish colour, and the skin begins to desquamate. 🔊
  • 38. His pillow was a flour sack filled with straw and of a doubtful colour, as was also the hand towel hanging on a nail beside a shocking wash basin. 🔊
  • 39. They reproduce with a Christian colour the sects and the sect-life of the Greek schools of philosophy. 🔊
  • 40. She was walking along rather slowly, her eyes and her thoughts far away; but when she saw who it was, a quick colour spread over her face. 🔊
  • 41. The exact degree of coagulation effected was uncertain, and the final colour of the rubber precluded it from being classed as a modern No. 🔊
  • 42. So we went into a shop this morning, and I asked him to get my things all blue, because it is his favourite colour. 🔊
  • 43. She was attacked very early in the morning with violent colic, attended with fever, great tenderness of the abdomen, and high colour of the face. 🔊
  • 44. Fortune, pictured as a queen, is robed in yellow, and regulates the movement of her wheel, of the same colour, with her right hand. 🔊
  • 45. I must add that those whom I saw were well nourished, of good colour, and appeared to be in good physical condition. 🔊
  • 46. But in this race Ushas was drawn by red cows; "hence after the coming of dawn there is a reddish colour". 🔊
  • 47. Some of the water-jars were neatly and gracefully fashioned, of a delicate grey-green colour; others red, with rude yellow devices painted on them. 🔊
  • 48. The liver was very large, of a soft texture and white colour; gall-bladder full of dark green bile, which had in part transuded through its coats. 🔊
  • 49. Over the great Goonhilly Downs a silvery sheen trembled with impalpable colour and the gorse everywhere was breaking into gold. 🔊
  • 50. The milk given by cows immediately after calving is called "colostrum" or "biestings," and is of a yellow or yellow-brown colour. 🔊

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