[ trahy-kuhl-er; especially British trik-uh-ler ]

  1. Also tricolored; especially British, tricoloured. having three colors.

  1. a flag having three colors.

  2. the national flag of France, adopted during the French Revolution, consisting of vertical bands of blue, white, and red.

Origin of tricolor

1780–90; <Late Latin tricolor, equivalent to tri-tri- + -color colored; see color
  • Also especially British, tri·col·our .

Words Nearby tricolor Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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