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. (American spelling) 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 (genitive discolōris); third-declension one-termination adjective

  1. having a different colour
  2. variegated

Declension[edit]

Third-declension one-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative discolor discolōrēs discolōria
Genitive discolōris discolōrium
Dative discolōrī discolōribus
Accusative discolōrem discolor discolōrēs discolōria
Ablative discolōrī discolōribus
Vocative discolor discolōrēs discolōria

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