Webster 1913 Edition
Covered or adorned with paint; portrayed in colors.
As idle as a
Marked with bright colors;
a handsome American butterfly (–
Vanessa Huntera), having a variety of bright colors,
any plant of an American genus of herbs (–
Castilleia) in which the bracts are usually bright-colored and more showy than the flowers.
Castilleia coccineahas brilliantly scarlet bracts, and is common in meadows.
a bright-colored butterfly. See–
a common American freshwater tortoise (
Chrysemys picta), having bright red and yellow markings beneath.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Represented in form by colors.