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Definition of "flame-coloured" [flame-coloured]

  • Having the brilliant orange-red color of flames (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "flame-coloured" in a sentence
  • "Heavy bands of astrakhan were slashed across the sleeves and fronts of his double-breasted coat, while the deep blue cloak which was thrown over his shoulders was lined with flame-coloured silk and secured at the neck with a brooch which consisted of a single flaming beryl."
  • "Every shade of colour they were -- straw, lemon, orange, brick, Irish-setter, liver, clay; but, as Spaulding said, there were not many who had the real vivid flame-coloured tint."
  • "Yarmouth, conspicuous with vermilion cheeks, and a robe of flame-coloured taffeta."