Colors

  • (noun): A distinguishing emblem.
    Example: "His tie proclaimed his school colors"
    Synonyms: colours
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on colors, color:

Siamese Fighting Fish - Colors
... "The Jewel of the Orient" due to their beauty and wide range of colors which are produced through selective breeding ... Wild fish exhibit strong colors only when agitated ... Colors available to the aquarist include red, blue, black, turquoise, orange, yellow, green, bright blue with pink highlights, cream and even true white (the "Opaque" white, not to be confused ...
Pleasant Valley High School (Pennsylvania) - Dress Code
... district has a strict dress code which limits the type, style and colors of clothing and jewelry students may wear ... The main colors are shades of blue, white, gray, and black ... Colors may not be worn mono-chromatically ...
Complementary Colors - Color Theory
... In color theory, two colors are called complementary if, when mixed in the proper proportion, they produce a neutral color (grey, white, or black) ... In roughly-perceptual color models, the neutral colors (white, greys, and black) lie along a central axis ... For example, in the HSV color space, complementary colors (as defined in HSV) lie opposite each other on any horizontal cross-section ...

More definitions of "colors":

  • (noun): A flag that shows its nationality.
    Synonyms: colours

Famous quotes containing the word colors:

    In Haydn’s oratorios, the notes present to the imagination not only motions, as, of the snake, the stag, and the elephant, but colors also; as the green grass.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    He hath ribbons of all the colors i’the rainbow.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Painting myself for others, I have painted my inward self with colors clearer than my original ones. I have no more made my book than my book has made me—a book consubstantial with its author, concerned with my own self, an integral part of my life; not concerned with some third-hand, extraneous purpose, like all other books.
    Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592)