Coloured

What is Coloured ?

Coloured is (adj) 1. in colour a coloured postcard a book with coloured illustrations 2. with a skin that is not white (dated, offensive) (NOTE: [all senses] The US spelling is colored.) -coloured suffix with a certain colour a flame-coloured tie She was wearing a cream-coloured shirt. (NOTE: The US spelling is -colored.)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level