coral

(noun, adjective)

adjective

1. of a strong pink to yellowish-pink color

Similar word(s): chromatic

noun

1. a variable color averaging a deep pink

Definition categories: attribute, pink

2. the hard stony skeleton of a Mediterranean coral that has a delicate red or pink color and is used for jewelry

Definition categories: substance

3. unfertilized lobster roe; reddens in cooking; used as garnish or to color sauces

Definition categories: food, roe

4. marine colonial polyp characterized by a calcareous skeleton; masses in a variety of shapes often forming reefs

Definition categories: animal, anthozoan

Sentences with coral as a noun:

- coral colour: