• WordNet 3.6
    • v colorize add color to "The child colored the drawings","Fall colored the trees","colorize black and white film"
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Colored Sculptures in the Palace Colored Sculptures in the Palace
English sgraffito, or scratched, ware—one of the most colorful types of pottery unearthed at Jamestown English sgraffito, or scratched, ware—one of the most colorful types of pottery unearthed at Jamestown
Colorful Spanish maiolica found which appear to have been made before 1650 Colorful Spanish maiolica found which appear to have been made before 1650
Oil Colors Oil Colors
The Color Box The Color Box
The color Spectrum The color Spectrum


  • Sir Walter Raleigh
    “No man is esteemed for colorful garments except by fools and women.”
  • Bishop Fulton J. Sheen
    Bishop Fulton J. Sheen
    “Each of us makes his own weather, determines the color of the skies in the emotional universe which he inhabits.”
  • James Russell Lowell
    “The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of conviction and set with the sharp mordant of experience.”
  • Thomas Carlyle
    “If the cut of the costume indicates intellect and talent, then the color indicates temper and heart.”
  • Charles Lamb
    “The beggar wears all colors fearing none.”
  • John Johnson
    John Johnson
    “Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by the size of their hope.”


Color bar - Rules that restrict access on the basis of race or ethnicity are a color bar.
Horse of a different color - (USA) If something is a horse of a different color, it's a different matter or separate issue altogether.
Rose-colored glasses - If people see things through rose-colored (coloured) glasses, they see them in a more positive light than they really are.
Show your true colors - To show your true colors is to reveal yourself as you really are.
With flying colours (colors) - If you pass something with flying colours (colors), you pass easily, with a very high mark or grade.


In literature:

Her color is dark and very rich, but it's more the coloring of the Spanish father than the Seminole mother.
"Diane of the Green Van" by Leona Dalrymple
For the first time a touch of color came into the woman's cheeks, and catching the man's eyes she looked into them unfalteringly.
"Ben Blair" by Will Lillibridge
Thus color is added to color, till the whole has a rainbow effect.
"Patriotic Plays and Pageants for Young People" by Constance D'Arcy Mackay
Ornamental shrubs are found here of all names and descriptions and colors, and they all seem to do well.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
The toads are with them, and the pretty tree-frogs that change their color to suit their emotions.
"A Book of Natural History" by Various
The gills vary in color; sometimes they change color when mature.
"Among the Mushrooms" by Ellen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin
The fluffy, sticky snowflakes gathered very fast upon the colored boy's clothing.
"Six Little Bunkers at Mammy June's" by Laura Lee Hope
The bones contain more earthy matter in their composition than any other part of the human body, being firm, hard, and of a lime color.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
The higher frequencies give us the colors blue and green, and the lower frequencies give us the colors yellow and red.
"The Science of Human Nature" by William Henry Pyle
Dat's de way dey done in dem days, jess jealous of nice colored niggers.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
Now something about her hostess called out all of Suzanna's colorful imagination.
"Suzanna Stirs the Fire" by Emily Calvin Blake
White with color decorations, or brown or lead-colored without decorations, diminutive in size.
"Illustrated Catalogue Of The Collections Obtained From The Indians Of New Mexico And Arizona In 1879" by James Stevenson
Some of the largest orange plantations in Florida are owned by colored men.
"Twentieth Century Negro Literature" by Various
Formed by a combination in equal proportions of the three primitive colors in equal intensity, is the color of despair.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 2, August, 1864" by Various
Juice milky or colored.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
On the car were two women, among the half dozen or so colored passengers.
"The Forged Note" by Oscar Micheaux
Color with green spinach coloring.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
He may make an oblong of one color, and at each end draw lines across, which are to be woven in another color.
"Home Occupations for Boys and Girls" by Bertha Johnston
Stir the colored oil into the batter; it has no taste, but the color is beautiful.
"Miss Leslie's New Cookery Book" by Eliza Leslie
The solid color is the color of the spring, but it is hidden or veiled by tips of another color for winter.
"The Children's Book of Birds" by Olive Thorne Miller

In poetry:

Far before it meadows full
Of green pennyroyal sank;
Clover-dotted as with wool
Here and there; with now a bank
Hot of color; and the cool
"The Old Farm" by Madison Julius Cawein
And why do the roaring ocean,
And the night-wind, wild and bleak,
As they beat at the heart of the mother,
Drive the color from her cheek?
"By The Seaside : Twilight" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
These human colors deepen, glow;
This human flesh will palpitate;
These human eyes,—like human eyes
Alight, alive,—stir, watch, and wait.
"Only A Chromo" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
Yo quisiera escribirle, del hombre
Domando el rebelde, mezquino idioma,
Con palabras que fuesen a un tiempo
Suspiros y risas, colores y notas.
"Rimas I" by Gustavo Adolfo Becquer
The softly-warbled song
Comes from the pleasant woods, and colored wings
Glance quick in the bright sun, that moves along
The forest openings.
"Earlier Poems : An April Day" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
‘Cause that that, drunker than young spring
And troubling stronger than idea,
The lilac fires have to sing
And coldly play with colors here.
"Amethysts" by Innokentii Fedorovich Annensky

In news:

Plums range in skin color from yellow-green to red to black-purple—but they also vary in flesh color.
Hair Color**: Red Eye Color**: Brown Skin**: Light Build**: Medium.
Home-office and corporate types are grabbing the gizmo, both a color printer and copier, rather than schlepp to Kinko's for color.
"Colors ignite your senses, so prepare for sensory overload," designer Adler warns in his foreword to National Geographic photographer Griffiths' curated collection of 245 photographs highlighting the power of color.
Natural sun-purpled glass (also known as sun-colored amethyst or SCA) and irradiated glass are similar, but sun-purpled glass changes color gradually over a long period of time and is fairly light in color, sometimes just a strong tint.
AkzoNobel's Glidden ™ paint issued a "Top 10 Growing Up Colors" list, reflecting the most popular decorative-paint color choices for children.
The Art and Science of Impressionist Color Students in grades K-5 learn about the Impressionist painters' use of color and how it related to early-19th-century scientific theories about color.
Sometimes, it is necessary to color code instruments —either with different colors on different instruments or multiple colors on the same instrument —in order to make accurate selection and quick decision making possible.
Color Kinetics Incorporated (NASDAQ: CLRK) and Martin Professional, today announced that Martin will license Color Kinetics ' patent portfolio to enable its entry in the fast-growing global market for intelligent LED lighting.
At the end of the Color Splash Run participants threw colored powder on one another, creating a living work of art inspired by "Holi" the Hindu festival of color.
Colorful wisp color the landscape in late summer and fall.
Color Kinetics Inc and Osram Sylvania announced last week an agreement whereby Osram Sylvania will license Color Kinetics' patents for a product to be marketed by Gotham Architectural Downlighting, an Acuity Brands company.
On Friday afternoon, the brunette bombshell, 31, gave her millions of Twitter followers a glimpse at her stunning new hair color, showing off sun-soaked, caramel-colored locks.
Emerald Specialties has introduced a new family of UV-curable colorants for printing and coatings applications launched under the Lucida Colors brand.
The flicker-free lamp produces a native color temperature of 3,250K with no color correction.

In science:

The median rest-frame U - V color hU - V i = 1.6 is similar to local Sb spiral galaxies, although we find a range in U - V colors, from the typical color of nearby irregular to those of local elliptical galaxies.
The Most Massive Galaxies at 3.0
We remember that the chromatic number of a graph G = (V , E ) is the number of different color needed to color each vertex such that giving to connected vertices they have different colors.
Wheel Random Apollonian Graphs
Let consider the first step i = 1, in this case the new vertex vi+m can’t be colored with one of the 3 colors because the 3-cycle chosen to add this node had three vertices connected with three different colors one on every vertex.
Wheel Random Apollonian Graphs
In this case there is no need to add any color beacause every time we choose a 3-cycle we have another color that is free for coloring the new vertex added inside that 3-cycle to create the new W4 (vi+m ) subgraph.
Wheel Random Apollonian Graphs
Now f defines a coloring of the n-tuples in Ξ by m colors: the color of a tuple a is just the type of f (a) in Ω.
Decidability of definability
There is a substructure S1 of Ξ such that whenever all tuples of type t1 in S1 are colored with m colors, then there exists a substructure H1 of S1 isomorphic to F on which the coloring is constant.
Decidability of definability
Let Gn,p,κ denote a randomly colored random graph, constructed on the vertex set [n] by taking each edge independently with probability p, and then independently coloring it with a random color from the set [κ].
Rainbow Hamilton cycles in random graphs
Indeed, going straight through Wl means that the coloring has an isolated W surrounded by two B ’s, and this color stretch is impossible to cross at any later time with any color record of the type [WWBB ]M , M ∈ N.
A crossover for the bad configurations of random walk in random scenery
In this work we are concerned with the following generalized notion of graph coloring: a coloring of a graph G is valid with respect to some given graph F if it contains no monochromatic copy of F , i.e., if there is no copy of F in G whose vertices all receive the same color.
Coloring random graphs online without creating monochromatic subgraphs
More generally, a coloring that is valid with respect to the star with (cid:96) rays is a coloring in which each color class induces a graph with maximum degree at most (cid:96) − 1 (this is sometimes called an ((cid:96) − 1)-improper coloring, see and references therein).
Coloring random graphs online without creating monochromatic subgraphs
H,π ,s) () is defined in (23) using Hs ⊆ S (F ) and ws : Hs → R as returned by Algorithm 1. (It is possible that d(s) = −∞ for some colors s ∈ [r].) Then select σ ∈ [r] as the color for which this value is maximal, and assign color σ to the vertex v .
Coloring random graphs online without creating monochromatic subgraphs
Thus the definition of d(s) in (107) corresponds to determining the most dangerous graph in color s that would be created by assigning color s to v , and our strategy selects σ as the color for which this most dangerous graph is least dangerous.
Coloring random graphs online without creating monochromatic subgraphs
In the above argument we constructed the graph H (cid:48) containing the copy of (H, π) in color σ inductively from the graph H (cid:48)σ containing the copy of (H \ v1 , π \ v1 ) in color σ and the graphs J (cid:48)s containing the copies of (Js \ us1 , τs \ us1 ) in color s, s ∈ [r] \ {σ}.
Coloring random graphs online without creating monochromatic subgraphs
For each (legal) vertex-coloring of G we can associate a canonical form, by renaming the color of vertex 1, color 1, then the color of the smallest vertex of G that is not colored by color 1, color 2, and then the color of the smallest vertex colored by neither of these colors, color 3, etc.
Automatic Generation of Generating Functions for Chromatic Polynomials for Grid Graphs (and more general creatures) of Fixed (but arbitrary!) Width
The improvement is attributable to our refinement of the color selection criterion, including new color-magnitude restrictions, and the inclusion of X-ray emission, which is not a ubiquitous property of the Be “contaminants” also selected by our color method.
Red Eyes on Wolf-Rayet Stars: 60 New Discoveries via Infrared Color Selection