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Colours

apricot

noun

an orange-yellow colour

aqua

noun

a light green-blue colour

aquamarine

noun

a green-blue colour

biscuit

noun

a light brown colour

black

noun

the darkest colour, like the colour of the sky at night when there is no light

blackness

noun

the quality of being completely black or completely dark

blue

noun

the colour of the sky on a clear sunny day

bronze

noun

a red-brown colour

brown

noun

the colour of wood or coffee

buff

noun

a very light yellow-brown colour, similar to the colour of sand

burgundy

noun

a dark red colour

cherry

noun

bright red

chestnut

noun

a red-brown colour

chocolate

noun

a dark brown colour

cobalt

noun

a blue-green colour

coffee

noun

a light brown colour

cream

noun

a yellowish-white colour

crimson

noun

a dark purple-red colour

cyan

noun

a blue colour used as one of the basic colours in printing

ebony

noun

a dark black colour

fuchsia

noun

a bright pink colour

gold

noun

the colour of gold

gray

the American spelling of grey

green

noun

the colour of grass

grey

noun

a colour that is between black and white

gunmetal

noun

a dull grey colour

jade

noun

a dark blue-green colour

khaki

noun

a green-brown or brown-yellow colour

lemon

noun

a bright yellow colour

lilac

noun

a pale purple colour

lime

noun

a lime-green colour

magnolia

noun

a white colour that looks slightly yellow

mahogany

noun

a brown-red colour

mulberry

noun

a dark purple colour

mustard

noun

a dark yellow colour

navy

noun

navy blue

oatmeal

noun

a light grey-brown colour

ochre

noun

a brown-yellow colour

olive

noun

a dark yellow-green colour

orange

noun

a colour that is between red and yellow

peach

noun

a yellowish-pink colour

periwinkle

noun

the colour of a blue periwinkle

pink

noun

a colour that is between red and white

plum

noun

a colour that is between red and purple

powder blue

noun

a very light blue colour

primrose

noun

a pale yellow colour

purple

noun

a colour that is between red and blue

red

noun

the colour of blood

redness

noun

a red colour

rose

noun

a dark pink colour

royal blue

noun

a deep blue colour

ruby

noun

a deep red colour

rust

noun

red-brown in colour

sapphire

noun

the blue colour of a sapphire

sepia

noun

a red-brown colour

sienna

noun

a red or yellow brown colour

silver

noun

a light grey colour

tan

noun

a light brown colour

teal

noun

a colour between blue and green

terracotta

noun

a brown-red colour

turquoise

noun

a colour that is bright green-blue

verdure

noun

the green colour of a place with many trees and plants

violet

noun

a blue-purple colour

white

noun

the colour of milk or snow

yellow

noun

the colour of the middle of an egg

azure

noun

baby blue

noun

beige

noun

blueness

noun

cerise

noun

dun

noun

ecru

noun

greenness

noun

greyness

noun

indigo

noun

lime green

noun

mauve

noun

navy blue

noun

shocking pink

noun

ultramarine

noun

umber

noun

vermilion

noun

whiteness

noun

slate blue/grey

a dark grey or greyish colour

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