brightly coloured

adj.
Brightly coloured/colored is used with these nouns: ↑flower

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • brightly-coloured — adjective having a bright color • Syn: ↑brightly colored • Similar to: ↑colored, ↑coloured, ↑colorful …   Useful english dictionary

  • coloured — I UK [ˈkʌlə(r)d] / US [ˈkʌlərd] adjective ** 1) [usually before noun] red, green, orange etc instead of black and white or transparent pieces of coloured paper a coloured light bulb a woman wearing a brightly coloured sari 2) coloured hair has… …   English dictionary

  • coloured — [[t]kʌ̱lə(r)d[/t]] ♦♦♦ coloureds (in AM, use colored) 1) ADJ Something that is coloured a particular colour is that colour. The illustration shows a cluster of five roses coloured apricot orange. ...a cheap gold coloured bracelet. 2) ADJ… …   English dictionary

  • brightly-colored — adjective having a bright color • Syn: ↑brightly coloured • Similar to: ↑colored, ↑coloured, ↑colorful …   Useful english dictionary

  • coloured — col|oured1 BrE colored AmE [ˈkʌləd US ərd] adj 1.) brightly/highly/richly etc coloured having a bright colour such as red, blue, or yellow etc, or a deep shade of a particular colour, but not black, white, or plain 2.) having a colour other than… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • coloured — (BrE) (AmE colored) adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ boldly, brightly, brilliantly, gaily (esp. BrE), highly, intensely …   Collocations dictionary

  • brightly — adv. Brightly is used with these adjectives: ↑coloured, ↑marked, ↑patterned, ↑polished Brightly is used with these verbs: ↑beam, ↑burn, ↑flare, ↑flash, ↑glitter, ↑grin, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • coloured — 1 BrE colored AmE adjective 1 having a colour such as red, blue, yellow etc, rather than being black, white, or plain: coloured glass | brightly colored tropical birds 2 an offensive word for someone who belongs to a race of people with dark or… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Hapshash and the Coloured Coat — were a British graphics team consisting of Michael English and Nigel Waymouth in the 1960s, producing psychedelic posters.They designed usually brightly coloured images with a strong art nouveau influence from Alfons Mucha of swirling lines and… …   Wikipedia

  • parti-coloured — parti colored par ti col ored, a. Having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly. Same as {Party colored}. [Also spelled {parti coloured}.] Syn: motley, multicolor, culticolour, multicolored, multicoloured, painted, piebald,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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