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 — /ˈdeɪ gloʊ/ (say day gloh) adjective fluorescent in daylight. {trademark} …   Australian-English dictionary

  • Day-Glo — [[t]ˈdeɪˌgloʊ[/t]] Trademark. trm a brand of pigments and other products that fluoresce in daylight …   From formal English to slang

  • Day-Glo — n. & adj. n. propr. a make of fluorescent paint or other colouring. adj. coloured with or like this. Etymology: DAY + GLOW …   Useful english dictionary

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