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Adj.1.dark-colored - having a dark color
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 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.
These are picturesque and fanciful, but not so varied as at Constantinople and Smyrna; the women of Beirout add an agony--in the two former cities the sex wear a thin veil which one can see through (and they often expose their ancles,) but at Beirout they cover their entire faces with dark-colored or black veils, so that they look like mummies, and then expose their breasts to the public.
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.
The image of the Black Nazarene is a life-sized, dark-colored, wooden sculpture of Jesus Christ which was brought to Manila by Augustinian priests in 1607.
He was wearing a dark-colored hooded jacket, visible blue shirt under the jacket, black face mask, black pants, black gloves, dark shoes.
The woman wore a knee-length, dark-colored coat with a hood, dark-colored yoga-type pants, flat shoes and a baseball cap.
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.
A new chocolate brown mineral pigment from Shepherd Color Co., Cincinnati, reflects infrared and thereby allows dark-colored plastics to minimize heat buildup when exposed to sunlight.
He wore a dark-colored bandana over his face, dark pants and a blue hooded sweatshirt, police said.