Definitions

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  • adj. Deprived of color, or given the wrong color; pale, stained.
  • adj. Multicolored.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of discolor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Altered in color; stained; spotted or streaked with foreign matter.
  • adj. Variegated; of divers colors.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of dimmed or darkened color; stained; blotched: as, a discolored spot on the skin or on a garment.
  • Variegated; being of diverse colors; discolor.
  • Without colors or color.

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Examples

  • And Brett Nelson, whose right eye was still puffy and discolored from the broken cheekbone he got in a fight with teammate LaDarius Halton on

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  • The pool itself, muddy and discolored from the sluice boxes, effectually hid what it contained, and it contained John Thornton; for Buck followed his trace into the water, from which no trace led away.

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  • He gave no heed to her or her words, but remained like one impaled; still, fixed, yet writhing, his features, his whole form and expression discolored, distorted with inward agony.

    The Missing Bride

  • - Watch for dangerous waves and signs of rip currents, such as discolored or unusually choppy water, or water that is foamy or filled with debris.

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  • They checked into the hospital last week complaining of soreness and discolored urine after undergoing intense workouts following winter break.

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  • It was the product of an accident, the very accident that had created those hills and valleys on her discolored face.

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  • As the guards took turns beating Chase, Ember tossed Lothaire the rotting, discolored hand.

    Dreams of a Dark Warrior

  • But it has also revealed or improved the legibility of parts of the text that have faded and discolored with age and are not visible to the naked eye.

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  • Swollen, bruised, discolored, every feature had been beaten out of all semblance of familiarity.

    CHAPTER XIII

  • The plaster, discolored by the steam of many wash-days, was crisscrossed with cracks from the big earthquake of the previous spring.

    CHAPTER I

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