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English definition of “color”

color

verb [I/T] (CHANGE APPEARANCE) (Cdn Br colour)    /ˈkʌl·ər/
to change the color of something by using paint or a dye: [I always + adv/prep] He gives the boy books to read, and he buys him paints to color with. fig. If something or someone colors your thoughts or opinions, it influences them, often in a negative way: [T] The report is colored by the fiscal crises of the last four years.
(Definition of color verb (CHANGE APPEARANCE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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