tricolour


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tricolour

(ˈtrɪkələ; ˈtraɪˌkʌlə) or

tricolor

adj
(Colours) having or involving three colours
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (often capital) the French national flag, having three equal vertical stripes in blue, white, and red
2. any flag, badge, ribbon, etc, with three colours
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tricolour - a flag having three colored stripes (especially the French flag)tricolour - a flag having three colored stripes (especially the French flag)
flag - emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
Translations

tricolour

tricolor (US) [ˈtrɪkələʳ] N (= flag) → bandera f tricolor, tricolor f

tricolour

[ˈtrɪkər] (British) tricolorUS ndrapeau m tricolore

tricolour

, (US) tricolor
nTrikolore f

tricolour

tricolor (Am) [ˈtrɪkələʳ] ntricolore m
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President Pranab Mukherjee unfurled the tricolour, and took salute at Rajpath.
LIBYANS who live and work in Cyprus gathered yesterday outside the Libyan Embassy in Nicosia to take down the green flag which is associated with Muammar Gaddafi's regime and replace it with the tricolour flag of the National Transitional Council.
While some Irish people are happy to wave the tricolour with pride during sporting occasions or on St Patrick's Day, for the majority it still has no place outside homes or places of work.
THACK Angling Club's Andy Anderson took a ribbing from his two travelling companions and fellow competitors when he announced he was going to fish with a tricolour Booby.
Perhaps they are too young to recall the backing the Ibrox club gave to their rivals in their fight against the Scottish Football Association, when that body moved to try and stop Celtic flying the Irish Tricolour at Parkhead.
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CELTIC yesterday said the Irish tricolour would escape its crackdown on sectarianism.
She told the Adelaide Hills Kennel Club that, after many years of trying, she bred two tricolour corgi pups which have black as well as red and white in their coats.