- deep in color; vivid.
- flushed or red; florid: a high-colored complexion.
Origin of high-colored
First recorded in 1920–25
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Examples from the Web for high-colored
He was slender, clean-cut, high-colored, an undeniable patrician.Overland Red
Henry Herbert Knibbs
Gildin' is her favorite embellishment, and chromos, high-colored, and red.Samantha at the World's Fair
Butler was a plain man of middle stature, strong-set, high-colored, with a head of sorrel hair.
The conversation of the Bunch was exclamatory, high-colored, full of references to people whom Babbitt did not know.Babbitt
Fruit large, high-colored, melting, delicious; freestone; ripens in Georgia the last of June.The Peaches of New York
U. P. Hedrick