Definition of high colour in English:

high colour

Line breaks: high col¦our
(also high colouring)


  • A flushed complexion: he had a high colour to his cheeks
    More example sentences
    • It is the face of a man of about forty, with a small beard and a high colour.
    • Judging from her high colour, she had definitely said it.
    • His face, almost in profile, shows a high coloring that is close to feverish and no doubt reflects his consumptive state.

More definitions of high colour

Definition of high colour in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day milord
Pronunciation: mɪˈlɔːd
used to address an English nobleman