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English definition of “monochrome”

monochrome

adjective uk   /ˈmɒn.ə.krəʊm/ us    /ˈmɑː.nə.kroʊm/

monochrome adjective (COLOUR)

using only black, white, and grey, or using only one colour: Kodak still produces monochrome film. The park in winter is a depressing monochrome brown.Monochrome and multi-coloured

monochrome adjective (BORING)

mainly UK not interesting or exciting: a monochrome, dreary existenceTedious and uninspiring
monochromatic
adjective uk   /ˌmɒn.əʊ.krəˈmæt.ɪk/ us    /ˌmɑː.noʊ.krəˈmæt̬-/
Monochrome and multi-coloured
(Definition of monochrome from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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