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colour

[ kuhl-er ]
/ ˈkʌl ər /
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noun, adjective, verb (used with or without object) Chiefly British.
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usage note for colour

See -or1.

OTHER WORDS FROM colour

trans·col·our, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for colour

colour

US color

/ (ˈkʌlə) /

noun
verb
See also colours

Word Origin for colour

C13: from Old French colour from Latin color tint, hue
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