Antonyms
Etymology

1. complementary

adjective. ['ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntri, ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntʃi'] of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other.

Antonyms

  • reductive

Etymology

  • -ary (English)
  • complement (English)
  • complementum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Complementary Color

  • montrealer
  • installer
  • trawler
  • staller
  • smaller
  • schwaller
  • waller
  • wallar
  • taller
  • shawler
  • schaller
  • saller
  • mauler
  • maller
  • lawlor
  • lawler
  • hauler
  • haller
  • galler
  • faller
  • dollar
  • collor
  • caller
  • ballor
  • baller
  • allor
  • aller

Example sentences of the word complementary-color


1. Noun Phrase
To work with complementary colors, use the color wheel as a guide.

2. Noun Phrase
Red and green, blue and orange, purple and yellow are all complementary colors.

3. Noun Phrase
With the help of a color wheel, working with complementary colors can be fun.

4. Noun Phrase
If used with the right complementary colors, pea green can be quite effective.

2. color

noun. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect.

Synonyms

  • colour
  • coloured
  • skin color
  • spectral colour
  • complexion
  • dithered colour
  • colorful
  • skin colour
  • uncoloured
  • coloration
  • mottle
  • primary color
  • primary colour
  • tint
  • colored
  • visual property
  • achromatic color
  • chromatic colour
  • achromatic colour
  • coloring
  • chromatic color
  • heather
  • nonsolid colour
  • nonsolid color
  • shade
  • colouring
  • dithered color
  • uncolored
  • tone
  • spectral color
  • heather mixture
  • colouration

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • colored
  • achromatic color
  • colorlessness

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

3. color

verb. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] add color to.

Synonyms

  • pinkify
  • polychromise
  • colour
  • pigment
  • tinct
  • colour in
  • alter
  • motley
  • color in
  • gray
  • touch
  • brown
  • aurify
  • polychrome
  • purpurate
  • blackwash
  • imbue
  • mottle
  • grey
  • change
  • embrown
  • colorize
  • colorise
  • silver
  • tint
  • retouch
  • incarnadine
  • handcolor
  • colourise
  • empurple
  • redden
  • colourize
  • blotch
  • hue
  • tinge
  • purple
  • verdigris
  • azure
  • parti-color
  • streak
  • polychromize
  • tone
  • modify

Antonyms

  • demythologize
  • discharge
  • nationalise
  • desensitize

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

4. color

adjective. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] having or capable of producing colors.

Antonyms

  • deconcentrate

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

5. color

noun. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] interest and variety and intensity.

Synonyms

  • colour
  • colourful
  • colorless
  • colourless
  • interestingness
  • interest
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • uninterestingness
  • colorful
  • clean
  • unstring

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

6. color

noun. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] the timbre of a musical sound.

Synonyms

  • colour
  • timber
  • quality
  • tone
  • coloration
  • colouration

Antonyms

  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

7. color

verb. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] affect as in thought or feeling.

Synonyms

  • bear on
  • impact
  • touch on
  • touch
  • affect
  • bear upon
  • tinge
  • distort

Antonyms

  • qualify
  • denaturalize
  • empty
  • cause to sleep

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

8. color

noun. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks).

Synonyms

  • colour
  • people of color
  • person of color
  • person of colour
  • race

Antonyms

  • accelerate
  • tune
  • denazify
  • magnetise

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

9. color

verb. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] modify or bias.

Synonyms

  • influence
  • work
  • act upon

Antonyms

  • clarify
  • focus
  • rejuvenate
  • personalize

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)

10. color

noun. ['ˈkʌlɝ, ˈkɔlɝ'] an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading.

Synonyms

  • face value
  • appearance
  • colour
  • pretense
  • guise
  • verisimilitude
  • pretext
  • color of law
  • gloss
  • disguise
  • pretence
  • simulacrum
  • semblance
  • camouflage
  • colour of law

Antonyms

  • increase
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise

Etymology

  • color (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • colur (Anglo-Norman)
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