monochrome definition

  • noun:
    • a photo, especially a painting, carried out in different tones of just one color.
    • The art or means of doing such an image.
    • hawaii of being in one single shade.
    • A black-and-white image, like in photography or on tv.
    • A black and white picture, especially these types of a photograph.
    • A painting executed in colors of one color.
    • A ceramic glaze of a single colour; an object so glazed.
    • A painting or drawing-in one color; an image made with a single color.
    • Painting or a painting in a single color, that may, however, be relieved by way of less heavy and deeper tones. Compare cama├»eu and grisaille.
    • artwork done in a variety of shades of just one shade
    • a black-and-white photograph or fall
  • adjective:
    • having just one colour
    • representing colours with shades of grey
    • having or appearing to have only one shade
  • others:
    • Of one color; painted in one color; monochromic.

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