colourable

/ (ˈkʌlərəbəl) /

adjective

capable of being coloured
appearing to be true; plausiblea colourable excuse
pretended; feignedcolourable affection

Nearby words

  1. colour subcarrier,
  2. colour supplement,
  3. colour temperature,
  4. colour-blind,
  5. colour-reversal,
  6. coloured,
  7. colourfast,
  8. colourful,
  9. colouring,
  10. colourist

Derived Formscolourability or colourableness, nouncolourably, adverb

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