Origin of rainbow
Examples from the Web for rainbow
Contemporary Examples of rainbow
Here and there, sparingly, one of the dolls might be purple or green: “Rainbow Piets,” they call them.Dutch Try to Save Santa’s Slave
Nadette De Visser
December 2, 2014
David Bowie, Ronnie Wood, and Marianne Faithfull were regulars at the Rainbow Room, a restaurant on the fifth floor.Barbara Hulanicki, Queen of Fast Fashion
October 15, 2014
Because the marketing of the screening included a rainbow flag and said it was to be the kickoff of “LGBT Awareness Month.”Catholic University’s Harvey Milk Ban Reflects A Church In Transition
October 3, 2014
The turn-of-the-century stretch that yielded The Rainbow Children and N.E.W.S. is particularly easy to ignore.Prince Returns From the Wilderness and, Thankfully, Is as Restless as Ever
October 1, 2014
In 2010, alongside PAPER Magazine, FWY and Pharrell created Rainbow City at Art Basel Miami Beach.New York City’s New Mystery Art Piece
September 22, 2014
Historical Examples of rainbow
The Oreades had music written on scrolls, in all the colours of the rainbow.Philothea
Lydia Maria Child
She has faded away like a rainbow—like a drop of dew in the sun.Green Mansions
W. H. Hudson
No one dared to use the rainbow but Iris, to whom it had been given by Jupiter.
Notice a rainbow, when possible, and form one with a prism in the schoolroom.
Like all explorers he was unhappy over his lot and looked beyond the rainbow.Spacemen Never Die!
- any similar display of bright colours
- (as modifier)a rainbow pattern
The colored arch in the sky that is often seen after a rain. The rainbow is formed when water droplets in the air cause the diffraction of sunlight.