Synonyms of colourful in English:



  • 1 a colourful array of fruit
    brightly coloured, bright-coloured, deep-coloured, brilliant, glowing, radiant, vivid, rich, vibrant; eye-catching, flamboyant, showy, gaudy, glaring, garish, flashy; multicoloured, multicolour, many-coloured, many-hued, rainbow, rainbow-like, varicoloured, variegated, harlequin, motley, prismatic, polychromatic, psychedelic
    informal jazzy, (looking) like an explosion in a paint factory
    [Antonyms] colourless
  • 2 he regaled her with a colourful account of that afternoon's meeting
    vivid, graphic, lively, animated, dramatic, striking, arresting, picturesque, interesting, stimulating, fascinating, scintillating, rich, evocative, detailed, highly coloured
    [Antonyms] colourless
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