Definitions for discolordɪsˈkʌl ər
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word discolor
lose color or turn colorless
"The painting discolored"
cause to lose or change color
"The detergent discolored my shirts"
discolor, discolour, colour, color(verb)
change color, often in an undesired manner
"The shirts discolored"
To change or lose color.
to alter the natural hue or color of; to change to a different color; to stain; to tinge; as, a drop of wine will discolor water; silver is discolored by sea water
to alter the true complexion or appearance of; to put a false hue upon
Origin: [OE. descolouren, OF. descolorer, F. dcolorer, fr. L. dis- + cololare, coloratum, to color, color color. See Color.]
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