Sentence Examples


  • The colours are often very bright and varied.
  • His character is drawn in most favourable colours as a good son, a loving husband and father, and a trusty friend.
  • Its other manufactures include machinery, pianos and other musical instruments, cotton goods, cigars, furniture, leather, paper, colours and chemicals.
  • Physalia, known commonly as the Portuguese man-of-war, is remarkable for its great size, its brilliant colours, and its terrible stinging powers.
  • The sarsaparilla even colours the water of the Rio Negro and gives it its name-the "black river."