Definition of well-coloured in US English:

well-coloured

(US well-colored)

adjective

  • Having a good or attractive colour. Also of literary style: vividly expressed.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Lanfranc's Science of Cirurgie. From well + coloured.

Pronunciation

well-coloured

/ˌwɛlˈkʌləd/