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  1. deep in color; vivid.
  2. flushed or red; florid: a high-colored complexion.
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Origin of high-colored

First recorded in 1920–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for high-colored

glowing, rose-colored, blooming, blushing, colored, fresh, red, roseate, rubicund, ruddy, aflush, coral, high-colored, incarnadine, peach, red-faced, flush, pink, sanguine, blowzy

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Historical Examples of 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.

  • 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.


    Sinclair Lewis

  • Fruit large, high-colored, melting, delicious; freestone; ripens in Georgia the last of June.