HyperDic: chromatic

English > 3 senses of the word chromatic:
ADJECTIVEpertchromaticable to refract light without spectral color separation
allchromaticbased on a scale consisting of 12 semitones
allchromaticbeing or having or characterized by hue
English > chromatic: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningable to refract light without spectral color separation.
Example"chromatic lens"
Nounscolora visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect
English > chromatic: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningBased on a scale consisting of 12 semitones.
Example"a chromatic scale"
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
OppositediatonicBased on the standard / standard major or minor scales consisting of 5 tones and 2 semitones without modulation by accidentals
English > chromatic: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningBeing or having or characterized by hue.
Attribute ofhue, chromaticityThe quality of a color / color as determined by its dominant wavelength
Narroweramber, brownish-yellow, yellow-brownOf a medium to dark brownish yellow color
amber-greenOf green tinged with amber
amethystOf a moderate purple color
auburn(of hair) colored a moderate reddish-brown
aureate, gilded, gilt, gold, goldenHaving the deep slightly brownish color of gold
avocadoOf the dull yellowish green of the meat of an avocado
azure, cerulean, sky-blue, bright blueOf a deep somewhat purplish blue color similar to that of a clear October sky
beigeOf a light greyish-brown color
blackish-brownOf brown tinged with black
blackish-redOf red tinged with black
blaeOf bluish-black or grey-blue
blue, bluish, blueishOf the color intermediate between green and violet
blue-lilac, bluish-lilacOf lavender tinged with blue
blue-purple, bluish-purpleOf purple tinged with blue
blue-violet, bluish-violetOf violet tinted with blue
bluish green, blue-green, cyan, tealOf a bluish shade of green
blushful, rosyOf blush color
bottle-greenOf a dark to moderate greyish green color
bright-red, raspberry-redOf the red of fresh raspberries
bronze, bronzyOf the color of bronze
bronze-redOf red tinged with bronze
brown, brownish, chocolate-brown, dark-brownOf a color similar to that of wood or earth
brown-green, brownish-greenOf green tinged with brown
brown-purple, brownish-purpleOf dark purple tinted with brown
buffOf the yellowish-beige color of buff leather
buff-brownOf brown tinged with buff
canary, canary-yellowHaving the color of a canary
caramel, caramel brownHaving the color of caramel
carnationPink or pinkish
chartreuseOf something having the yellowish green color of Chartreuse liqueur
chestnut(of hair or feathers) of a golden brown to reddish brown color
chestnut-brown(of hair or feathers) of brown tinged with chestnut
coppery, copper coloredOf something having the color of copper
coralOf a strong pink to yellowish-pink color
coral-redOf red tinged with coral
creamyOf the color of cream
creamy-yellowyellow with a creamy tinge
cress green, cresson, watercressOf a moderate yellow-green color that is greener and deeper than moss green and yellower and darker than pea green
crimson-magentamagenta tinged with crimson
crimson-purplepurple tinged with crimson
crimson-yellowyellow tinged with crimson
dark-blueOf a dark shade of blue
deep-pinkOf a deep shade of pink
deep-yellowOf something having the color of a pumpkin
dull-purpleOf a dull shade of purple
dunOf a dull greyish brown to brownish grey color
earthlikeEarth colored
fuscous, taupeOf something having a dusky brownish grey color
golden-brownOf brown tinged with gold
golden-greenOf green tinged with gold
golden-yellowOf yellow tinged with gold
green, greenish, light-green, dark-greenOf the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum
greenish-brownOf brown tinged with green
grey-blue, gray-blue, greyish-blue, grayish-blueOf blue tinged with grey
grey-brown, gray-brown, greyish-brown, grayish-brownOf brown tinged with grey
grey-green, gray-green, greyish-green, grayish-greenOf green tinged with grey
grey-pink, gray-pink, greyish-pink, grayish-pinkOf pink tinged with grey
hazelOf a light brown or yellowish brown color
hazel-brownOf brown tinged with hazel
honeyOf something having the color of honey
jade, jade-greenOf something having the color of jade
khakiOf a yellowish brown color
lavender, lilac, lilac-coloredOf a pale purple color
lavender-tingedOf something tinged with lavender
light-blue, pale blueOf a light shade of blue
lilac-blue, violet-blueOf blue tinged with lavender
lilac-pink, lavender-pink, violet-pinkOf pink tinged with lavender
lilac-purpleOf purple tinged with lilac
magentaOf deep purplish red
magenta pinkOf pink tinged with magenta
maroon, brownish-redOf dark brownish to purplish red
maroon-purpleOf purple tinged with maroon
mauveOf a pale to moderate greyish violet color
mauve-blueOf blue tinged with mauve
mauve-pinkOf pink tinged with mauve
moss green, mosstoneOf a moderate somewhat dull yellow-green color
mousy, mousey, mouse-colored, mouselikeOf something having a drab pale brown color resembling a mouse
ocher, ochreOf a moderate orange-yellow color
oliveOf a yellow-green color similar to that of an unripe olive
olive-brownOf a brown color with a greenish tinge
olive-drab, drabOf a light brownish green color
orange, orangishOf the color between red and yellow
orange-brownOf brown tinged with orange
orange-red, orangish-redOf red tinged with orange
pea-greenOf a moderate slightly yellowish-green color
peachy, peachy-colored, peachy-colouredOf something resembling a peach in color
peacock-blueOf bright greenish blue
pink, pinkishOf a light shade of red
pink-lavender, pinkish-lavenderOf lavender tinged with pink
pink-orange, pinkish-orange, salmonOf orange tinged with pink
pink-purple, pinkish-purpleOf purple tinged with pink
pink-redOf red tinged with pink
pink-tingedOf a color tinged with pink
powder blue, powdery-blueOf a moderate to pale blue or purplish blue
purple, violet, purplishOf a color intermediate between red and blue
purple-blue, purplish-blueOf blue tinged with purple
purple-brown, purplish-brownOf brown tinged with purple
purple-green, purplish-greenOf green tinged with purple
purple-lilac, purplish-lilacOf lavender tinged with purple
purple-red, purplish-redOf red tinged with purple
purple-tinged, purple-tintedOf a color tinged with purple
red, reddish, ruddy, blood-red, carmine, cerise, cherry, cherry-red, crimson, ruby, ruby-red, scarletOf a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange)
red-brown, reddish-brown, mahogany-redOf brown tinged with red
red-lavender, reddish-lavenderOf something having a lavender color tinged with red
red-orange, reddish-orange, flame-orangeOf orange tinged with red
red-purple, reddisn-purpleOf purple tinged with red
red-violet, reddish-violetOf violet tinged with red
reddish-pinkOf a pink color that is close to red
rose, roseate, rosaceousOf something having a dusty purplish pink color
rose-lilac, rose-lavenderOf lavender tinged with rose
rose-mauveOf mauve tinged with rose
rose-purple, rosy-purpleOf purple with a rose tinge
rose-redOf a deep slightly bluish red color
rose-tinted, rose-tingedOf a color tinged with rose
russetOf brown with a reddish tinge
rust, rusty, rust-brownOf the brown color of rust
rust-red, rusty-redOf a red color tinged with rust
rusty-brownOf something having the brown color of rust
sage, sage-greenOf the grey-green color of sage leaves
sapphireOf something having the color of a blue sapphire
scarlet-crimsonOf crimson tinged with scarlet
scarlet-pinkOf pink tinged with scarlet
sea-greenOf the color of the sea
silver-blue, silvery-blueOf something having a color that is a light shiny blue
silver-green, silvery-greenOf something having a color that is a light shiny green
snuff, snuff-brown, mummy-brown, chukker-brownsnuff colored
sorrel, brownish-orangeOf a light brownish color
stoneOf any of various dull tannish or grey colors
strawOf a pale yellow color like straw
sulfur-yellow, sulphur-yellowOf something having the yellow color of sulfur
tanOf a light yellowish-brown color
tangerineOf a strong reddish orange color
tannishOf a color resembling tan
tawny, tawny-brownOf a light brown to brownish orange color
ultramarineOf a brilliant pure blue to purplish blue color
umberOf the color of any of various natural brown earth pigments
vermilion, vermillion, cinnabar, Chinese-redOf a vivid red to reddish-orange color
vinaceousOf the color of wine
violet-tinged, violet-tintedOf something that is tinged with violet
white-pinkOf pink tinged with white
wine-redOf something having the dark red color of red wine
yellow, yellowish, xanthousOf the color intermediate between green and orange in the color spectrum
yellow-beige, yellowish-beigeOf beige tinged with yellow
yellow-greenOf a color midway between yellow and green
yellow-orange, yellowish-orangeOf orange tinged with yellow
yellow-tingedOf a color tinged with yellow
See alsocolored, coloured, colorfulHaving color or a certain color
colorful, colourfulHaving striking color
Oppositeachromatic, neutralHaving no hue
Spanishcolorado, coloreado, cromático
Catalanacolorit, colorat
Nounschromachromatic purity
chromaticitythe quality of a color / color as determined by its dominant wavelength
Adverbschromaticallywith respect to color

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