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colour

noun UK ( US color)
 
 
/ˈkʌlər/
RED/BLUE ETC [C, U] A1 red, blue, green, yellow, etc
kolor, barwa
Green is my favourite colour. What colour shall I paint the kitchen? Colour - general words
FILM/TV ETC [U] using or showing all the colours, not only black and white
kolor
Why didn't he shoot the film in colour?Colour - general words
SKIN [U] the colour of a person's skin, which shows their race
kolor (skóry)
The skin, and skin colourRace and ethnicityRacial issues
FACE [U] healthy pink skin on someone's face
rumieniec
The colour drained from her cheeks.Colour - general wordsThe skin, and skin colour
INTEREST [U] interesting or exciting qualities or parts
koloryt
We added your story for a bit of local colour.Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
→  See also primary colour , with flying colours
(Definition of colour noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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