English to Afrikaans Meaning :: pastel

Pastel :
pastel
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Noun(1) any of various pale or light colors
Adjective(1) lacking in body or vigor(2) delicate and pale in color

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(1) Hoping to continue his relationship with the Coast Guard, he learned about COGAP on the Coast Guard's Web site, and submitted an original pastel from his book.(2) Do I want an acquarelle or a pastel or photographs?(3) The sea and sky were two different pastel shades of blue, the breeze was just strong enough to roll away the heat, and Mt. Rangitoto looked like an assured and benevolent giant.(4) The mirror seemed so show her a wet girl with a pastel pink hair and green eye staring at her reflection as she was soaked to the bone.(5) Using gouache, acrylic, pastel , crayon and collaged paper, Judy's work is concerned with her direct response to light on landscape.(6) While the fish are vivid and flamboyant, the corals are soft pastel shades: ivory and primrose, lavender and peach.(7) DuBack's diverse repertoire of materials includes hand-colored paper collage, silkscreen, charcoal, pastel and watercolor.(8) The Kentucky Derby poster is a pastel rendering depicting a rich Derby day paddock scene with the twin spires in the background.(9) pastel blue(10) ├ö├ç├┐Just a gift,├ö├ç├û he said, shyly, as she unwrapped the handkerchief, revealing a few satin ribbons in pastel shades of blue and pink.(11) She avails herself of acrylics, charcoal, copper, oil pastel , powdered pigment, flashe and graphite in applications too unmannered to be called autographic.(12) The whole church was decorated with pastel shades of blue and huge white flowers.(13) He specialises in watercolours - finely-observed landscapes and street scenes in soft, pastel colours.(14) Except for this short period, he always worked in gouache on drawing paper, sometimes accompanying this with pencil, pastel or ball-point pen.(15) Even Millet's use of pastels on tan paper or black contÔö£┬« crayon and pastel on paper changed the essence of the subject and his message.(16) Key colours include pastel pinks, baby blues, soft yellow, crisp whites and flashes of poppy red.
Related Words
(1) pastel color ::
pastel kleur
Synonyms
Adjective
1. pale ::
bleek
2. soft ::
sagte
3. light ::
lig
4. light-colored ::
ligkleurige
5. muted ::
gedempte
6. subtle ::
subtiele
7. subdued ::
gedempte
8. soft-hued ::
sagte-gekleurde
Different Forms
pastel, pastels
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