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UK (US colorful) uk   /ˈkʌl.ə.fəl/  us   /-ɚ-/

colourful adjective (APPEARANCE)

B1 having ​brightcolours or a lot of different ​colours: a colourful ​painting colourful ​costumes

colourful adjective (INTERESTING)

B2 interesting and ​exciting: a colourful ​character The ​town, of ​course, has a very colourful ​history/past. The ​oldcity around the ​cathedral is the most colourful ​part of ​town.
adverb (US colorfully) uk   us   /-i/
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