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English definition of “colour”

colour

noun [U] (INTEREST) UK (US color)     /ˈkʌl.ər/ US  //
C2 interesting or exciting qualities or details: We added your story for a bit of local colour. Michael was there so that added a bit of colour to the evening's proceedings.Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of colour noun (INTEREST) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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