color [-s, -'s] n

early ME colur.

  1. Flag; standard; ensign of a regiment in the military.
  2. Particular hue; specific tint; visual appearance to the eye reflected from its surfaces.
  3. Dye; pigment.
  4. Vision; light; spectrum; visual radiation; sense of sight; [fig.] joy; vitality.
  5. Kind; type; species.

color [colored] v

ME coloure.

  1. Dye; paint; imbue; give hue to.