discolor

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French descolorer, des- + colorer

Verb[edit]

discolor (third-person singular simple present discolors, present participle discoloring, simple past and past participle discolored)

  1. To change or lose color.
    Washing light laundry with dark may cause your clothes to discolor.
    A bad enough bruise can discolor the skin.

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Adjective[edit]

discolor m, f, n (genitive discoloris); third declension

  1. having a different colour
  2. variegated

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative discolor discolor discolorēs discoloria
genitive discoloris discoloris discolorium discolorium
dative discolorī discolorī discoloribus discoloribus
accusative discolorem discolor discolorēs discoloria
ablative discolorī discolorī discoloribus discoloribus
vocative discolor discolor discolorēs discoloria