Part of speech: adjective

Having color; of a dark skinned race; embellished or exaggerated.

Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "colored":

  1. Remembering that the little fellow is to remain in this room for possibly two weeks or maybe six weeks, let us put up some bright- colored pictures that he will enjoy, bring in some books and magazines by which he may be entertained, secure a few simple toys that will not tax the brain, but serve as a help to pass away the long hours. - "The Mother and Her Child", William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler.
  2. The big colored man came to stand beside them again. - "The Lost Wagon", James Arthur Kjelgaard.
  3. She colored a little at the question. - "Vane of the Timberlands", Harold Bindloss.