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Adj.1.neutral-coloured - having a color that does not attract attention
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"
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He was as colourless of character as the neutral-coloured clothes he wore, as the neutral-coloured hair that sprawled upon his crown, as the neutral-coloured eyes with which he observed the world.
If it's a vibrant colour scheme you're looking for, the Mono Luca patterned cushion in bright orange is a great addition to give a new lease of life to a neutral-coloured sofa.
A bold gem-tone coloured dress is best complimented by subtle, neutral-coloured accessories, while a white, camel or neutral coloured dress gets ready approval by a bold pop of coloured or printed accessories.