Pronunciation: (kul'urd),[key] —adj. 1. having color.
2. Often Offensive.belonging wholly or in part to a race other than the white, esp. to the black race.
3. Often Offensive.pertaining to the black race.
4. influenced or biased: colored opinions. 5. specious; deceptive: The authorities detected a colored quality in her statement. 6. Bot.of some hue other than green.
—n. 1. Often Offensive. a. a black person.
b. the colored,black persons as a group.
2. See Cape Colored.