Definition of versicolored in English:

versicolored

(British versicoloured)

adjective

archaic
  • 1Changing from one color to another in different lights.

    • ‘The golden domes are shining far from the distance and the versicoloured inlays are like alive.’
    • ‘The Rocks of Belogradchik are formed of versicoloured Triassic sandstones and conglomerates.’
    • ‘The rocks are formed of versicoloured Triassic sandstone and conglomerates.’
    • ‘The cloiser was called this way for its wall-paintings, which made it versicoloured.’
    • ‘Naturally, it is the unique web and world of Bill Frisell that pulls the versicolored elements together.’
  • 2Variegated.

Origin

Early 18th century: from Latin versicolor (from versus ‘turned’ + color ‘color’) + -ed.

Pronunciation

versicolored

/ˈvərsəˌkələrd//ˈvərsəˌkələrd/