Engelse synoniemen over ons - contact  


Roget-categorie 428

3. Words relating to matter
3.3. Organic matter
›› 3.3.2. Sensation

#428. Color

zelfstandig naamwoord

color, hue, tint, tinge, dye, complexion, shade, tincture, cast, livery, coloration, glow, flushtone, key.
pure color, positive color, primary color, primitive complementary colorthree primariesspectrum, chromatic dispersionbroken color, secondary color, tertiary color.
local color, coloring, keeping, tone, value, aerial perspective.
[Science of color] chromatics, spectrum analysis, spectroscopychromatism, chromatography, chromatology.
[instruments to measure color] prism, spectroscope, spectrograph, spectrometer, colorimeter (optical instruments) 445.
pigment, coloring matter, paint, dye, wash, distemper, stainmediummordantoil paint etc. (painting) 556.


color, dye, tinge, stain, tint, tinct, paint, wash, ingrain, grain, illuminate, emblazon, bedizen, imbuepaint etc. (fine art) 556.

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

colored etc. v. — colorific, tingent, tinctorialchromatic, prismaticfull-colored, high-colored, deep-coloreddoubly-dyedpolychromaticchromatogenoustingible.
bright, vivid, intense, deepfresh, unfadedrich, gorgeousgay.
gaudy, floridgay, garishrainbow-colored, multihuedshowy, flaunting, flashyraw, crudeglaring, flaringdiscordant, inharmonious.
mellow, pastel, harmonious, pearly, sweet, delicate, tender, refined.

The content on this page comes straight from Project Gutenberg Etext of Roget's Thesaurus No. Two, which consists of the acclaimed work by Peter Mark Roget augmented with more recent material. Some changes were made to the formatting for improved readability.

Vetgedrukte nummers geven verwante Roget-categorie├źn aan. Een obelisk-symbool (†) volgt op archa├»sche woorden die niet langer courant zijn.

debug info: 0.001