color circle

  1. a circular diagram displaying the colors of the spectrum as a sequence of segments of the circle and showing complementary colors opposite each other.

Origin of color circle

First recorded in 1875–80

Words Nearby color circle Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use color circle in a sentence

  • His color circle reduces to a straight line with yellow at one end and blue at the other.

    Psychology | Robert S. Woodworth