Origin of parti-colored
Examples from the Web for party-colored
Historical Examples of party-colored
Who ever dreamed of clothing them, in imagination, in dark or party-colored garments?Ernest Linwood
Caroline Lee Hentz
It is not very large and is faced with party-colored marbles.A History of Art for Beginners and Students
Clara Erskine Clement
So there was little of gazing into the party-colored eyes now.Double Trouble
The μαλλωσις or insertion of spots of party-colored fur upon the plain skin of animals, was a favorite ornament of the wealthy.
In party-colored varieties the color markings of the male and female are sometimes different.Our Domestic Birds
John H. Robinson
1530s, from party "divided," from French parti, past participle of partir "to divide" (see part (v.)). The noun parti itself occurs in the sense "parti-colored" from late 14c.