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  1. watercolor, water-color, watercolour, water-colournoun

    water-soluble pigment

  2. watercolor, water-color, watercolour, water-colournoun

    a water-base paint (with water-soluble pigments); used by artists

  3. watercolor, water-color, watercolour, water-colournoun

    a painting produced with watercolors

  4. watercolor, water-color, watercolour, water-colourverb

    the art or technique of painting with watercolors

  5. watercolour, watercolorverb

    paint with watercolors


  1. watercolournoun

    A water-soluble pigment.

    Jim's aunt only uses watercolours to paint her pictures.

  2. watercolournoun

    A painting made by using such pigment.

    Jim's aunt paints beautiful watercolours.

  3. watercolournoun

    This kind of painting as a genre.

    I'm not a big fan of watercolour; I much prefer oil painting.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watercolour in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watercolour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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