Synonyms of discoloured
discoloured or (US) discolored
stained • Some of the prints were badly discoloured around the edges.
faded • a girl in a faded dress
washed out • She tried to hide her washed-out face behind large, dark glasses.
wan • He looked wan and tired.
etiolated (formal) • shrivelled bulbs with long etiolated shoots
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etiolated (formal)whitened through lack of sunlight
• shrivelled bulbs with long etiolated shoots
fadedWhen a coloured object fades or when the light fades it, it gradually becomes paler. (adjective)
• a girl in a faded dress
wanIf you describe someone as wan, you mean that they look pale and tired.
• He looked wan and tired.
Thesaurus for discoloured from the Collins English Thesaurus
changed from the original colour, in an undesirable way
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