discolored
discolored dis*col"ored, a. 1. Altered in color; stained; spotted or streaked with foreign matter.

Syn: discoloured. [1913 Webster]

2. Variegated; of divers colors. [R.] [1913 Webster]

That ever wore discolored arms. --Chapman. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • discolored — index blemished, marred Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • discolored — (Amer.) dis col·ored || É™d adj. faded, stained (also discoloured) discolor (Amer.) dis·col·or || dɪs kÊŒlÉ™ v. change the color of, stain; fade, (also discolour) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Discolored — Discolor Dis*col or, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Discolored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Discoloring}.] [OE. descolouren, OF. descolorer, F. d[ e]colorer, fr. L. dis + cololare, coloratum, to color, color color. See {Color}.] [Written also {discolour}.] 1. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discolored — dis|col|ored [ dıs kʌlərd ] adjective something that is discolored has changed in color and no longer looks new, clean, or healthy ╾ dis|col|or verb transitive …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • discolored — adjective Deprived of color, or given the wrong color; pale, stained. Iris bright [...] her discolourd bow she spreds through heauens hight …   Wiktionary

  • discolored — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, achromic, anemic, ashen, ashy, besmirched, blackened, bled white, bloodless, cadaverous, chloranemic, colorless, darkened, dead, deadly pale, deathly pale, dim, dimmed, dingy, dull, etiolated, exsanguinated …   Moby Thesaurus

  • discolored — UK [dɪsˈkʌlə(r)d] / US [dɪsˈkʌlərd] discoloured …   English dictionary

  • discolored — [dɪsˈkʌləd] the American spelling of discoloured …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • discolored —   Mā, kohu, kāpala.   Also: ahulu, pala īloli …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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