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Meaning of "oil colour" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OIL COLOUR

oil colour  [ɔɪl ˈkʌlə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OIL COLOUR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oil colour is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OIL COLOUR


bicolor
ˈbaɪˌkʌlə
color
ˈkʌlə
colour
ˈkʌlə
culler
ˈkʌlə
decolor
diːˈkʌlə
decolour
diːˈkʌlə
discolor
dɪsˈkʌlə
discolour
dɪsˈkʌlə
encolour
ɪnˈkʌlə
miscolour
ˌmɪsˈkʌlə
multicolor
ˈmʌltɪˌkʌlə
noncolor
nɒnˈkʌlə
off-color
ˌɒfˈkʌlə
off-colour
ˌɒfˈkʌlə
overcolor
ˌəʊvəˈkʌlə
overcolour
ˌəʊvəˈkʌlə
recolor
riːˈkʌlə
recolour
riːˈkʌlə
versicolor
ˈvɜːsɪˌkʌlə
watercolour
ˈwɔːtəˌkʌlə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OIL COLOUR

oil beetle
oil cake
oil change
oil cooler
oil deposits
oil drill
oil drum
oil embargo
oil filter
oil find
oil gauge
oil hardening
oil industry
oil installation
oil lamp
oil level
oil men
oil minister
oil of cloves
oil of turpentine

WORDS THAT END LIKE OIL COLOUR

a horse of another colour
bicolour
body colour
dolour
eye colour
false colour
flour
four-colour
ground colour
hair colour
local colour
multicolour
off colour
person of colour
primary colour
secondary colour
skin colour
technicolour
three-colour
tone colour
tricolour

Synonyms and antonyms of oil colour in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oil colour» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OIL COLOUR

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

Translator English - Chinese

油色
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

color del aceite
570 millions of speakers

English

oil colour
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तेल रंग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لون النفط
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

цвет масла
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cor de óleo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তেল রং
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

couleur à l´huile
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Warna minyak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ölfarbe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

油絵の具
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오일 색상
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Werna minyak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dầu vẻ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எண்ணெய் வண்ணம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तेल रंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yağ rengi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

colore ad olio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kolor oleju
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

колір масла
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

culoare de ulei
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

το χρώμα του πετρελαίου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

olieverf
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oljefärg
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

olje farge
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oil colour

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OIL COLOUR»

The term «oil colour» is regularly used and occupies the 101.431 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OIL COLOUR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «oil colour» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «oil colour» 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 oil colour

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OIL COLOUR»

Discover the use of oil colour in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oil colour and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Art of Landscape Painting in Oil Colour
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Alfred East, 2011
2
The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art
If this is done, the resulting emulsion paint remains waterthinnable and is likely to be fast drying, but it will also possess some of the properties associated with oil colour. Egg-yolk is a natural emulsion and contains lecithin, an emulsifying ...
Gerald W. R. Ward, 2008
3
The engineer's and mechanic's encyclopaedia
Finishing oil colour is thinned with a little more oil than turpentine, and tinted to the desired colour. Flatting, or finishing turpentine colour, is thinned entirely with turpentine, and has no shine. A bastard flat is thinned with turpentine and a little oil ...
‎1835
4
The Engineer's and Mechanic's Encyclopædia: Comprehending ...
Finishing oil colour is thinned with a little more oil than turpentine, and tinted to the desired colour. Flatting, or finishing turpentine colour, is thinned entirely with turpentine, and has no shine. A bastard flat is thinned with turpentine and a little oil ...
Luke Hebert, 1836
5
The Engineer's and Mechanic's Encyclopaedia, Comprehending ...
Finishing oil colour is thinned with a little more oil than turpentine, and tinted to the desired colour. Flatting, or finishing turpentine colour, is thinned entirely with turpentine, and has no shine. A bastard flat is thinned with turpentine and a little oil ...
Luke Hebert, 1836
6
A First Course In Food Analysis
... oil colour matching. A Lovibond tintometre is used for matching them. Filter the liquid sample. Clean the glass cell of the meter with CC14 and dry it. Fill the cell with the sample and keep it in position. Place a lovibond glass slide along side, ...
A Y Sathe, 1999
7
Paint Magic
Materials for black lacquer Flat black oil-based paint, bought at any ironmongers or hardware store; burnt umber artists' oil colour; gloss polyurethane varnish; brush; wet-or-dry paper. Method The first two or three coats should be of flat black  ...
Jocasta Innes, 2004
8
Modern Paints Uncovered: Proceedings from the Modern Paints ...
The Performance and Properties of Artisan Water Mixable Oil Colour Compared with Other Oil-Based Paints by Winsor & Newton Alun Foster Compared with Other Oil-Based Paints by Winsor & Newton Compared. Abstract: Technically ...
Tom Learner, 2007
9
Waterborne Coatings
Kornum, L. D., J. Oil Colour Chemists Assoc, 1980, 63, 103. 13. Nicholson, J. W., in Surface Coatings, Vol. 2, 1988, eds A. D. Wilson, J. W. Nicholson and H. J. Prosser, Elsevier Applied Science Publishers, London, p. 1. 14. Schoff, C. K. and  ...
A.D. Wilson, J. Nicholson, H. Prosser, 1991
10
The theory and practice of painting in oil and watercolours ...
This mixture goes readily into oil ; indeed, it is the best and easiest way of rendering Gamboge diffusible as an oil-colour ; simple solution of Gamboge in a little water, and trituration of the Lemon Yellow therewith, being all that is requisite for ...
Theodore Henry Fielding, 1852

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OIL COLOUR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oil colour is used in the context of the following news items.
1
What's on in Folkestone, Hythe, Romney Marsh July 18 and 19
There will be watercolour, pastel and oil colour pictures for sale at reasonable prices. Entry is free. OPEN MIC / JAM night on Wednesday with ... «Folkestone Herald, Jul 15»
2
Calling spade a spade: Let Jindal be
However, there have been some absurd lengths to which he has gone to prove his point which is an oil colour portrait showing him whiter than ... «Sakshi Post, Jul 15»
3
Design your stamp this Children`s Day
Assistant director general (philately) Gaurav Srivastava said that the design could be prepared in ink, water colour, oil colour or any other ... «NYOOOZ, Jul 15»
4
222 complete Chinese language course
As per details, NCA is holding summer camp offering courses in drawing, painting (oil colour and water colour), sculpture, video production and ... «Daily Times, Jun 15»
5
The familial in his art
One of the early modernist painters to talk about the return to the rural, a return to the roots, Jamini Roy's conscious shift from the oil colour — a ... «Deccan Herald, Jun 15»
6
Portrait of an artist
... fame was known all over Travancore as an outstanding portraitist, who could capture a perfect likeness and render it skilfully in oil colour. «The Hindu, Jun 15»
7
Wits exhibition pays tribute to late sculptor Schütz
Peter Schütz, St Sebastian, 2004, jelutong and oil colour. Standard Bank Corporate collection. Picture: SUPPLIED. Peter Schütz, Goddess of ... «BDlive, Jun 15»
8
From an artist's eye
The acrylic, she said, gave her the freedom to create water impressions of both water colour and also oil colour textures depending on the mix ... «Gulf Times, May 15»
9
Ready to Go on a Forest Safari?
The paintings, which are made with oil colour, graphite and pastels, show the best of nature. Venkatakrishnan says, “My father, who was an ... «The New Indian Express, May 15»
10
160 paintings on display at expo
... districts have displayed their work that ranges from water colour and pencil to acrylic and charcoal and from oil colour and pastel to poster. «The Hindu, May 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oil colour [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oil-colour>. Feb 2024 ».
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