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colorless also: (British English) colourless
American English: /ˈkələrləs/
British English: /ˈkʌləlɪs/

Translation of colorless in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 (without color)
    incoloro
    sin color
    Example sentences
    • At room temperature and standard pressure ethers are colorless, neutral liquids with pleasant odors.
    • It is a colourless gas produced by the decay of organic matter such as raw sewage, oils, and salt water.
    • At atmospheric temperatures, ozone is a colorless gas with an odor similar to chlorine that can usually be detected at a level of about 0.01 parts per million.
  • 2 (dull)
    (person/life)
    anodino
    gris
    Example sentences
    • Unlike many of the colourless characters in golf, there is much more to him than putting and winning tournaments.
    • Seldom in world history can so much power have been wielded by such an apparently colourless character.
    • A couple of seasons of too much talk, too many colorless characters, and not enough action have left the show in limbo.

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