dark-colored


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Adj.1.dark-colored - having a dark color
colored, coloured, colorful - having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
References in classic literature ?
He was dressed in black velvet with jet trimmings; a white collar, as plain as that of the severest Puritan, set off the whiteness of his youthful neck; a small dark-colored mustache scarcely covered his curled, disdainful lip.
He wore elegant boots with black trousers strapped under them, a fancy waistcoat, a becoming blue coat, collars that were the never-ending gift of grisettes, one of Bandoni's hats, and a pair of dark-colored kid gloves.
One of these appeared to leak or to have been broken, for a stream of dark-colored liquid had trickled out from it, and the air was heavy with a peculiarly pungent, tar-like odor.
The ice in the pond was not yet dissolved, though there were some open spaces, and it was all dark-colored and saturated with water.
Department of Energy (DOE) to help develop dark-colored pigments for cool metal roof and facade coatings that incorporate near-infrared (NIR) fluorescence and reflectance to improve energy performance.
He was wearing a camouflage jacket, dark- colored pants and shoes, a dark-colored backpack, and a black helmet with a face shield.
In the coastal Chouf town of Jiyyeh, two masked men in a dark-colored vehicle entered a swimming club brandishing a pistol and a hunting rifle, stealing an unspecified sum of money from Ali Zaghal Badawi.
Cincinnati, reflects infrared and thereby allows dark-colored plastics to minimize heat buildup when exposed to sunlight.
He had a dark-colored mustache and goatee and was wearing glasses and a dark-colored polo shirt.
He wore a dark-colored bandana over his face, dark pants and a blue hooded sweatshirt, police said.
When my mom and I flew to Des Moines for a track meet last year, I noticed the bags on the carousel were dark-colored and blah-ish," says Kendall Waddey, 14.
When the scientists grew the engineered plants, they looked for the dark-colored gossypol glands typically present throughout normal cotton plants.