having many colours

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Examples from the Web for multicoloured

Historical Examples of multicoloured

  • The morning was beautiful and fresh when we stood on the verandah, and the lagoon was like a sheet of multicoloured glass.

    The Trembling of a Leaf

    William Somerset Maugham

  • Frank, the dog, became the proud but worried mother of five puppies, all multicoloured like himself.

    The Wrong Twin

    Harry Leon Wilson

  • Away over the plain a dust cloud was moving, and behind it the multicoloured hides of a considerable herd of cattle.

  • The Germans call the British army "a multicoloured travelling circus."

  • A tiny Christmas tree stood on a table in a corner, glistening with lights and multicoloured paper festoons.

    The Soul of a Child

    Edwin Bjorkman