What does colorful mean?

Definitions for colorful
ˈkʌl ər fəlcol·or·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. colorful, colourfuladjective

    having striking color

    "colorful autumn leaves"

  2. colorful, colourfuladjective

    striking in variety and interest

    "a colorful period of history"; "a colorful character"; "colorful language"

  3. colored, coloured, colorfuladjective

    having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination

    "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"

Wiktionary

  1. colorfuladjective

    Possessing prominent and varied colors.

  2. colorfuladjective

    Interesting, multifaceted, energetic, distinctive.

  3. colorfuladjective

    Profane, obscene, offensive (usually in the phrase colourful language).

Freebase

  1. Colorful

    Colorful is a manga by Torajirō Kishi which was adapted into a 16-episode anime series. The episodes are composed of vignettes typically involving men and teenage boys attempting to catch a glimpse of women's panties and/or look down their blouses. The episodes are fast-paced, experimental in animation and sound and music, manic and very short, about seven minutes each, and filled with comedy. The show is rather ambiguous as to whether it supports the fetishes it deals with or not. The perpetrators within the show usually fail at their attempt to catch a glimpse, get caught in the act, or suffer Karmic retribution. Anime fanatics tend to either love or hate the series as it is considered either wildly funny, or tasteless and depraved. Colorful shares similarities with Golden Boy in several ways: most notably the inclusion of one of the characters acting the bizarre toilet fetish of Kintaro Oe in one of the episodes. The opening theme is "Boku no Taion wa 37.5 C." by Yūko Miyamura. The English DVD was released on March 18, 2003 and was distributed by A.D. Vision. Some puns were left out of this dub, but were included in A.D.V. subtitles. One such pun involves Steve referring to his panties shots as "Japan's exotic upside-down Fuji".

Editors Contribution

  1. colorful

    To use bright colors.

    The school was colorful, bright, airy, spacious and the children loved it.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of colorful in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of colorful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of colorful in a Sentence

  1. Wes Gordon:

    This season my vision was to really focus on the idea of a grand gesture, of the drama of a disciplined exuberance, adding in that discipline. And, whether it's the sleeve or an embroidery or the color, finding out that one thing that's at the heart of the piece, and letting that shine, going all in for it, the Carolina Herrera woman is bold, she's colorful, she's the center of the party, she's never looking for a wardrobe to disappear or blend in. I often say that, on a rainy gray day such as today, when everyone on the sidewalk will be in a black coat, the Carolina Herrera woman is in hot pink.

  2. Gary Condit:

    Throughout the investigation, we met a lot of colorful characters, and some things that were said were surprising. The majority were just people who wanted to get their 15 minutes and there was n’t much we [ could have done ] with that information.

  3. Walter Raleigh:

    No man is esteemed for colorful garments except by fools and women.

  4. Shah Asad Rizvi:

    Time is never ticking for its moment’s dye in a colorful dance as it moves forward

  5. Ganga Sagar Pant:

    Among all faiths, Hinduism is the most colorful, inclusive, democratic and nature-based lifestyle; which teaches how to live in perfect harmony with each natural elements in the universe and how to celebrate different thoughts.

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