colour supplement

UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "colour supplement":
singular colour supplement plural colour supplements British
a magazine printed in colour that is given away with a newspaper

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • colour supplement — colour supplements N COUNT A colour supplement is a colour magazine which is one of the sections of a newspaper, especially at weekends. [BRIT] (in AM, use supplement) …   English dictionary

  • colour supplement — UK US noun [C] UK ► MARKETING a magazine printed in colour, which is given free with a newspaper, especially a weekend newspaper: »The business has grown a lot in recent years, largely as a result of advertising in the Sunday colour supplements …   Financial and business terms

  • colour supplement — colour .supplement n BrE a magazine printed in colour and given free with a newspaper, especially on Saturdays or Sundays …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • colour supplement — noun (British) a magazine that is printed in color and circulated with a newspaper (especially on weekends) • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain …   Useful english dictionary

  • colour supplement — n (BrE) a magazine, printed all or partly in colour, that is part of a newspaper, especially a Saturday or Sunday newspaper. The phrase is also used to describe something that looks like an advertisement in a colour supplement. For example, a… …   Universalium

  • colour supplement — / kʌlə ˌsʌplɪmənt/ noun a magazine which accompanies a newspaper, usually with the weekend issue, printed in colour on art paper, and containing a lot of advertising ● The spring colour supplements were mostly devoted to holiday advertising. ●… …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • colour supplement — noun Brit. a magazine printed in colour and issued with a newspaper …   English new terms dictionary

  • colour supplement — noun (C) BrE a magazine printed in colour and given free with a newspaper, especially a Sunday newspaper …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • colour magazine — colour supplement or colour magazine noun An illustrated magazine printed in colour and published usu as a part of a weekly newspaper (also (informal) colˈour sup, colˈour supp or colˈour mag) adjective Of a style often pictured in such a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • colour — n. & v. n. (US color) 1 a the sensation produced on the eye by rays of light when resolved as by a prism, selective reflection, etc., into different wavelengths. b perception of colour; a system of colours. 2 one, or any mixture, of the… …   Useful english dictionary

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