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Meaning of "flesh-coloured" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FLESH-COLOURED

flesh-coloured  [ˈfleʃˌkʌləd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FLESH-COLOURED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Flesh-Coloured is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES FLESH-COLOURED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of flesh-coloured in the English dictionary

The definition of flesh-coloured in the dictionary is of a yellowish-pink to yellowish-grey colour roughly that of the skin of a white person.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FLESH-COLOURED


ash-coloured
ˈæʃˌkʌləd
bicolored
ˈbaɪˌkʌləd
chocolate-coloured
ˈtʃɒklətˌkʌləd
colored
ˈkʌləd
cream-coloured
ˈkriːmˌkʌləd
flame-coloured
ˈfleɪmˌkʌləd
honey-coloured
ˈhʌnɪˌkʌləd
light-coloured
ˈlaɪtˌkʌləd
many-coloured
ˈmenɪˌkʌləd
multicoloured
ˈmʌltɪˌkʌləd
parti-coloured
ˈpɑːtɪˌkʌləd
party-coloured
ˈpɑːtɪˌkʌləd
r-coloured
ˈɑːˌkʌləd
rust-coloured
ˈrʌstˌkʌləd
saffron-coloured
ˈsæfrɒnˌkʌləd
slate-coloured
ˈsleɪtˌkʌləd
technicolored
ˈteknɪˌkʌləd
technicoloured
ˈtɛknɪˌkʌləd
varicolored
ˈveərɪˌkʌləd
varicoloured
ˈvɛərɪˌkʌləd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FLESH-COLOURED

flesh
flesh and blood
flesh colour
flesh fly
flesh out
flesh tints
flesh wound
flesh-and-blood
flesher
fleshhood
fleshier
fleshiest
fleshily
fleshiness
fleshings
fleshless
fleshlier
fleshliest
fleshliness
fleshling

WORDS THAT END LIKE FLESH-COLOURED

armoured
contoured
copper-coloured
discoloured
enamoured
featured
flavoured
good-humoured
honoured
laboured
pastel-coloured
rose-coloured
self-coloured
straw-coloured
time-honoured
unarmoured
uncoloured
unflavoured
unsoured
vanilla-flavoured
wine-coloured

Synonyms and antonyms of flesh-coloured in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «flesh-coloured» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FLESH-COLOURED

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

Translator English - Chinese

肉色
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

color carne
570 millions of speakers

English

flesh-coloured
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चमड़े के रंग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بلون اللحم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

телесный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cor de carne
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাংস রঙের
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

couleur chair
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berwarna daging
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fleischfarben
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

肌色
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

살색
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Werna daging
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

màu hồng thắm
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சதை நிறமுள்ள
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मांस रंगाचे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ten rengi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

color carne
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cielisty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тілесний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de culoarea pielii
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σάρκα - χρωματισμένο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vleeskleurige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hudfärgad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hudfarget
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of flesh-coloured

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FLESH-COLOURED»

The term «flesh-coloured» is regularly used and occupies the 100.281 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FLESH-COLOURED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about flesh-coloured

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FLESH-COLOURED»

Discover the use of flesh-coloured in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to flesh-coloured and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The New English Drama
Richly embroidered Saxon tunic of rich crimson velvet, ditto cap ; flesh-coloured arms legs and sandals. — Second dress. — Black. DUKE of BURGUNDY.— Yellow Saxon tunic, crimson robe and cap, flesh-coloured arms legs and sandals .
William Oxberry, William Hazlitt, 1821
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Hamlet: A Tragedy
Richly embroidered Saxon tunic of rich crimson velvet, ditto cap; -flesh-coloured arms legs and sandals. — Second dress. — Black. DUKE of BURGUNDY.— Yellow Saxon tunic, crimson robe and cap, flesh-coloured arms legs and sandals .
William Shakespeare, 1818
3
Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical & ...
Flesh-coloured arms and legs— white shirt, trimmed with silver— rich jewelled belt- richly-embroidered Grecian drapery of crimson— sandals of gold tissue— sword— rich fillet. EGEUS.— Flesh-coloured arms and legs— dark purple shirt and ...
George Daniel, Thomas Dolby, 1828
4
Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical and ...
Fashionable green coat, white and crimson waistcoats, flesh-coloured breeches, and silk stockings, pumps and opera hat. ROWLEY. — Great coat, black breeches and waistcoat; grey camlet great coat. MOSES. — Black velvet coat, waistcoat ...
George Daniel, John Cumberland, 1828
5
Flora of Hampshire: Including the Isle of Wight Or a List of ...
vars. here, one with flesh-coloured, one with purple fls. II. Rakes Brakes Bottom. Ringwood ; Ford Bottom ; stream below Wood Crates ; meadows E. of Avon, near Christchurch with flesh-coloured and also deep rose-purple fls., abundant ...
Frederick Townsend, 1904
6
English botany, or, coloured figures of British plants
Herbs with opposite ovate finely toothed leaves, and white or flesh-coloured flowers in naked terminal racemes, with the pedicel reflexed in fruit. This genus of plants is named after the famous enchantress of ancient mythology, Circe, who ...
James Sowerby, 1873
7
Flora Agaricina Neerlandica -
Centre of pileus flesh-coloured or orange-brown 13. H. unicolor 5. Centre of pileus white to cream-coloured. 6. Basidiocarp robust: pileus (35-)45-90 mm, thick-fleshed; stipe (7-)9-20 mm thick; pileus slightly viscid to almost dry; associated with ...
C. Bas, 1990
8
A General History of the Dichleamydeous Plants ... Arranged ...
G. Petals obovate, flesh-coloured, with a purple patch in the centre of each. Woolly Stork's-bill. Shrub 1 to 2 feet. 275 P. simizso'muu (Willd. enum. 706.) leaves roundishcordate, rather angular, mucronately-toothed; umbels usually 4- flowered.
George Don, 1831
9
Vol. I. - Thalamiflorae
G. Petals obovate, flesh-coloured, with a purple patch in the centre of each. Woolly Stork's-bill. Shrub 1 to 2 feet. 275 P. sinzsro'ucu (Willd. enum. 706.) leaves roundishcordate, rather angular, mucronately-toothed; umbels usually 4-fiowered . l?
10
A General History of the Dichlamydeous Plants
G. Petals obovate, flesh-coloured, with a purple patch in the centre of each. Woolly Stork's-bill. Shrub 1 to 2 feet. 275 P. sinzero'ucu (Willd. enum. 706.) leaves roundishcordate, rather angular, mucronately-toothed; umbels usually 4- flowered. l7 ...
George Don, 1831

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FLESH-COLOURED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term flesh-coloured is used in the context of the following news items.
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Kim Kardashian's weirdest photoshoot yet?
Lying on a mound of dirt while wearing flesh-coloured undies - this is ... dirt, whilst wearing flesh-coloured lingerie and looking sidelong into the ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
2
Great Barr finance worker makes Sexiest Vegan finals
Two year's ago Aston University student Shayna Weisz became a Sexiest Vegan finalist and wore nothing but flesh-coloured underwear as she ... «Birmingham Mail, Jul 15»
3
Rachel Wise: The downside of tucking up
No, I'm talking rubbery flesh-coloured creations that should never see the light of day. Let me warn you now, none of them do what it says on ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
4
Tree of Codes (Manchester International Festival)
possibly nude but, we now see, in flesh-coloured sports lingerie. An initial pas de deux is replicated in receding mirrors, all nine dancers joining ... «WhatsOnStage.com, Jul 15»
5
Penny Lancaster and husband Rod Stewart dine at C Restaurant in …
She dressed to impress in n a plunging flesh-coloured dress with embellishment on the chest and straps. Her frock flowed to just above her ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
6
Ellie Goulding shows off her legs in nude dress at Universal Music …
It was only last Saturday that Ellie Goulding flashed her flesh-coloured bra during her performance at British Summertime in Hyde Park. «Daily Mail, Jun 15»
7
What not to wear to work – are the Irish coping with the hot weather?
Claire has migrated to flesh-coloured tights and a lighter top for the duration. Going bare-legged would be a step too far, though. “I wouldn't ... «Irish Times, Jun 15»
8
FOREVER BEAUTIFUL: How to achieve the perfect mother of the …
'A flesh-coloured primer all over the eyelid will stop anything you put on top from creasing.' Yves Saint Laurent Couture Eye Primer in Fair ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»
9
Zeenat Aman: Indian cinema's first It girl
Throughout her excellently successful career, Hema Malini wore a “skin”, body-hugging flesh-coloured shapewear that pretended to be her ... «Livemint, Jun 15»
10
From Murakami's Vans to flesh-toned fishnets (yeurgh!), what's hot …
Flesh-coloured fishnets There's just something a bit icky about these. Pouts Vacant expressions are best for selfies. Follow Lily Rose Depp and ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»

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