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Meaning of "colourise" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COLOURISE

colourise  [ˈkʌləˌraɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COLOURISE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Colourise is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb colourise in English.

WHAT DOES COLOURISE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Film colorization

Film colorization or film colourisation is any process that adds color to black-and-white, sepia, or other monochrome moving-picture images. It may be done as a special effect, or to modernize black-and-white films, or to restore color films. Examples date from the early 20th century, but colorization has become common with the advent of digital image processing.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO COLOURISE

PRESENT

Present
I colourise
you colourise
he/she/it colourises
we colourise
you colourise
they colourise
Present continuous
I am colourising
you are colourising
he/she/it is colourising
we are colourising
you are colourising
they are colourising
Present perfect
I have colourised
you have colourised
he/she/it has colourised
we have colourised
you have colourised
they have colourised
Present perfect continuous
I have been colourising
you have been colourising
he/she/it has been colourising
we have been colourising
you have been colourising
they have been colourising
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I colourised
you colourised
he/she/it colourised
we colourised
you colourised
they colourised
Past continuous
I was colourising
you were colourising
he/she/it was colourising
we were colourising
you were colourising
they were colourising
Past perfect
I had colourised
you had colourised
he/she/it had colourised
we had colourised
you had colourised
they had colourised
Past perfect continuous
I had been colourising
you had been colourising
he/she/it had been colourising
we had been colourising
you had been colourising
they had been colourising
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will colourise
you will colourise
he/she/it will colourise
we will colourise
you will colourise
they will colourise
Future continuous
I will be colourising
you will be colourising
he/she/it will be colourising
we will be colourising
you will be colourising
they will be colourising
Future perfect
I will have colourised
you will have colourised
he/she/it will have colourised
we will have colourised
you will have colourised
they will have colourised
Future perfect continuous
I will have been colourising
you will have been colourising
he/she/it will have been colourising
we will have been colourising
you will have been colourising
they will have been colourising
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would colourise
you would colourise
he/she/it would colourise
we would colourise
you would colourise
they would colourise
Conditional continuous
I would be colourising
you would be colourising
he/she/it would be colourising
we would be colourising
you would be colourising
they would be colourising
Conditional perfect
I would have colourise
you would have colourise
he/she/it would have colourise
we would have colourise
you would have colourise
they would have colourise
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been colourising
you would have been colourising
he/she/it would have been colourising
we would have been colourising
you would have been colourising
they would have been colourising
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you colourise
we let´s colourise
you colourise
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to colourise
Past participle
colourised
Present Participle
colourising
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COLOURISE


bowdlerize
ˈbaʊdləˌraɪz
burglarize
ˈbɜːɡləˌraɪz
circularize
ˈsɜːkjʊləˌraɪz
colorize
ˈkʌləˌraɪz
colourize
ˈkʌləˌraɪz
decolorise
diːˈkʌləˌraɪz
depolarize
diːˈpəʊləˌraɪz
particularise
pəˈtɪkjʊləˌraɪz
particularize
pəˈtɪkjʊləˌraɪz
polarize
ˈpəʊləˌraɪz
popularize
ˈpɒpjʊləˌraɪz
regularise
ˈrɛɡjʊləˌraɪz
regularize
ˈrɛɡjʊləˌraɪz
secularize
ˈsɛkjʊləˌraɪz
singularise
ˈsɪŋɡjʊləˌraɪz
solarise
ˈsəʊləˌraɪz
solarize
ˈsəʊləˌraɪz
tabularise
ˈtæbjʊləˌraɪz
valorise
ˈvæləˌraɪz
valorize
ˈvæləˌraɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COLOURISE

coloured
colourer
colourfast
colourfastness
colourful
colourfully
colourfulness
colouring
colouring book
colourisation
colouriser
colourist
colouristic
colouristically
colourization
colourize
colourizer
colourless
colourlessly
colourlessness

WORDS THAT END LIKE COLOURISE

carburise
decarburise
decolourise
denaturise
depressurise
desulfurise
desulphurise
enterprise
glamourise
miniaturise
moisturise
pasteurise
posturise
repressurise
rise
subminiaturise
sulphurise
sunrise
surprise
tellurise

Synonyms and antonyms of colourise in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «colourise» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF COLOURISE

Find out the translation of colourise to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of colourise from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «colourise» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

colourise
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

colourise
570 millions of speakers

English

colourise
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

colourise
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

colourise
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Colourise
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Colorir
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

colourise
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Colourise
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Warna
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Einfärben
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

colourise
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

colourise
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Colourise
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

colourise
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Colourise
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रंगछटा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

renklendirir
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

colourise
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

colourise
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Colourise
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

colourise
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

colourise
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

colourise
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

färglägga
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

colourise
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of colourise

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COLOURISE»

The term «colourise» is normally little used and occupies the 129.429 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COLOURISE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «colourise» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «colourise» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about colourise

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COLOURISE»

Discover the use of colourise in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to colourise and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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PHOTOVIDEOi
.the fun never stems ADVERTORIAL Colourising black and whites Skill level: beginner to intermediate level Step One Using Adobe Photoshop Elements 3, the Wacom Graphire4 makes it very easy to colourise a black and white photo.
2
The Hands-On Guide for Science Communicators: A Step-by-Step ...
Assemble filters with screen mode 2. Colourise each pixel layer with hue/ saturation adjustment layers Make an adjustment layer i. Group with pixel layer ( make clipping mask) ii. Colourise by choosing initial values for hue, saturation, lightness ...
Lars Lindberg Christensen, 2007
3
Rupert Crown
To do this we need to de-colourise them first of all so that they are nearly transparent. we shall then apply a staining agent which will cause any starch in the leaf to go black.” Then, with voice suddenly raised: “Smith P., leave Alison alone and ...
Rob Brown, 2013
4
Learning Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0
NB: The eyes have been inserted in exactly the same position as they were in the other layers. 7 Display the ENHANCE menu, highlight ADJUST COLOUR and select ADJUST HUE/SATURATION. 8 Click on the COLOURISE check box and ...
Greg Bowden, 2005
5
Simulation of Load Balancing Algorithms for Discrete Event ...
... both gains are negative, i.e. a distributed simulation would not be beneficial at all. By letting the graph colouring algorithm ignore these edges, it might need fewer colours (i.e. sets, processors) and could even colourise both neighbours with ...
Roland Ewald
6
Memory and Popular Film
Paul Grainge When Ted Turner purchased MGM Entertainment in 1986, and then financed a plan to digitally colourise a series of black and white movies from the studio's back catalogue, a beachhead of Hollywood directors, actors, film critics ...
Paul Grainge, 2003
7
Computer Arts
By keeping the alpha channel visible, you will be able to colourise your drawing by working on the RGB channel without ever touching the black line drawing. Save your work as a PSD file. You will be working in this document until the end.
8
Dictionary of English Spelling
... rays; paint; badge or flag colour-blind (US color-blind) coloured (US colored) colourful (US colorful) colouring (US coloring) colourist (US colorist) colourize or colourise (US colorize) colourless (US colorless) colporteur hawker of books, esp .
Martin H. Manser, 2005
9
Film Restoration: The Culture and Science of Audiovisual ...
By the same token, anyone who sets out to colourise Citizen Kane or add a soundtrack of 1980s rock music to Metropolis knows full well that they are creating something not envisaged by the creators of the source material and not ...
Leo Enticknap, 2013
10
Interaction Design for Live Performance:
You know you can colourise them, you can slow them down, speed them up. You can scale them, you can warp them et cetera, but it's still that same clip. It's not like painting from scratch. It's not like — you know you can't do everything you ...
Jonathan Hook, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COLOURISE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term colourise is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Chauvet LEDs Create Theatre Light Show at Bucknell Recital Hall
We had to colourise it to control the look. The colour-mixing capabilities of the COLORados were very much appreciated!” Like all successful ... «EtNow.com, Jul 15»
2
How to download music from YouTube
Watching a black and white film on a colour TV doesn't magically colourise it, and whacking your audio converter's settings up to maximum ... «TechRadar, Jun 15»
3
Building colour confidence
Eight years passed before a patented process to colourise carbon fibre was secured, and Hypetex was born. The colours on offer are bright ... «Engineering Materials, Jun 15»
4
Final Fantasy 7: Why Square Enix must NOT remake this …
... for the Citizen Kane role in games and I don't want Square Enix doing a Ted Turner and deciding it is time to update and colourise it. «Express.co.uk, Jun 15»
5
WW1 images injected with colour at public session in Letchworth GC
A group of experts who colourise images from the First World War will be working their magic in public this weekend. The Herts at War ... «Hertfordshire Mercury, May 15»
6
The Mighty Fed – Julian Barnes reviews Federer and Me: A Story of …
And though he is able to identify and refer to emotional states, his ability to evoke them, characterise or colourise them, let alone follow through ... «The Guardian, May 15»
7
Giving new life to old photos
First, open up the monochrome image you want to colourise in Photoshop. Next, open up another photo – a colour photo containing images of ... «The Star Online, May 15»
8
Chauvet Professional Helps Seattle's Parlor Live Comedy Club …
“They colourise the stage while the Ovation fixtures give us a baseline white. We have an AMX control system that allows a fairly inexperienced ... «EtNow.com, Apr 15»
9
GOT7 Members Get A Taste Of Malaysian Culture During Kuala …
... of the new JYP boys were made, the music scene is pleased to welcome the birth of another new talent to colourise the industry. Like Us on ... «KpopStarz, Mar 15»
10
NCTech to Demonstrate Three New Innovations at SPAR International
It provides an incredibly rapid, accurate and robust way to colourise laser scans with iSTAR HDR image data. The scan colourisation process is ... «Spar Point Group, Mar 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Colourise [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/colourise>. Jul 2020 ».
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