Day-Glo™

Day-Glo™
Day-Glo™ [ˈdeɪ ɡləʊ] [ɡloʊ] adjective
having a very bright orange, yellow, green or pink colour

Day-Glo cycling shorts

 
Word Origin:
[Day-Glo] 1950s: blend of day and glow.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Day-Glo — ☆ Day Glo [dā′glō΄ ] trademark for a coloring agent added to pigments, dyes, etc. to produce any of a variety of fluorescent colors adj. [also day glo] designating, of, or like such a color or colors …   English World dictionary

  • Day-Glo — [ˈdeıgləu US glou] adj trademark having a very bright orange, green, yellow, or pink colour ▪ Day Glo orange posters …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Day-Glo — [ deı,glou ] usually before noun TRADEMARK extremely bright yellow, orange, pink, or green in color: Day Glo orange socks …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Day-Glo — 1951, proprietary name (Dane & Co. of London) for a brand of fluorescent paint …   Etymology dictionary

  • Day-Glo — [[t]de͟ɪ gloʊ[/t]] also Dayglo N UNCOUNT: usu N n Day Glo colours are shades of orange, pink, green, and yellow which are so bright that they seem to glow. [TRADEMARK] …   English dictionary

  • Day-Glo — UK [ˈdeɪɡləʊ] / US [ˈdeɪˌɡloʊ] [usually before noun] trademark extremely bright yellow, orange, pink, or green in colour Day Glo orange socks …   English dictionary

  • Day-Glo — /day gloh /, Trademark. a brand of pigments and other products that exhibit fluorescence in daylight. * * * …   Universalium

  • Day-Glo Records — Das Independent Label Day Glo Records wurde 1989 in Köln gegründet und hat bis heute etwa hundert Alben und zahlreiche Singles veröffentlicht. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Musikproduktion 2 Sublabel und Departments 3 Kooperationen mit anderen Indielabels …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • day-glo colors —    or DayGlo colors    Also called fluorescent colors and neon colors, day glo colors are especially bright, clean materials which can be much brighter than conventional colors. They were first developed in the 1930s, finding their way into magic …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • day-glo — /ˈdeɪ gloʊ/ (say day gloh) adjective fluorescent in daylight. {trademark} …  

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