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COLORS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does colors mean? 

COLORS (noun)
  The noun COLORS has 2 senses:

1. a flag that shows its nationality
2. a distinguishing emblem

  Familiarity information: COLORS used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COLORS (noun)


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Meaning:

A flag that shows its nationality

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

colors; colours

Hypernyms ("colors" is a kind of...):

flag (emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design)

Domain usage:

plural; plural form (the form of a word that is used to denote more than one)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "colors"):

ensign (colors flown by a ship to show its nationality)


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Meaning:

A distinguishing emblem

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

colours; colors

Context example:

his tie proclaimed his school colors

Hypernyms ("colors" is a kind of...):

emblem (special design or visual object representing a quality, type, group, etc.)

Domain usage:

plural; plural form (the form of a word that is used to denote more than one)


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