varicoloured

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj varicoloured having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly "a jester dressed in motley","the painted desert","a particolored dress","a piebald horse","pied daisies"
    • adj varicoloured having a variety of colors
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Varicoloured vā′ri-kul-urd diversified in colour
    • Varicoloured Also Varicol′orous
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Usage

In literature:

A struggle heaved the varicoloured multitude-and, lo!
"The Land of Footprints" by Stewart Edward White
The country below has changed into a flat surface of varicoloured figures.
"Flying for France" by James R. McConnell
The lemon tree, with its white flower and its varicoloured fruit, is one of the prettiest trees to be found in Cuba.
"Industrial Cuba" by Robert P. Porter
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