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riot of color(s)

That which contains an array of many different, contrasting colors. I love watching the sun go down here. The whole horizon turns into a riot of colors. Her paintings are typically riots of color, so the stark, minimalistic palette in this work is especially striking.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

riot of color

Cliché a selection of many bright colors. The landscape was a riot of color each autumn.
See also: color, of, riot
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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WITH the California sunshine beating down on the blue carpet, the Teen Choice awards ceremony at the weekend was a riot of colour.
The ruined folly This atmospheric space, which won the Daily Mail National Garden Competition in 2015, is packed with unusual plants in contrast to a neighbouring garden at 12 Waterdale which is open at the same time, showcasing a different style of gardening, with traditional herbaceous borders, filled with a riot of colour. Tea and cakes will be served on the terrace at number 19.
A riot of colour as Aidan O'Brien instructs his work-riders due to put Ballydoyle's hottest prospects through a racecourse gallop at Naas yesterday.
The Aussie actress, 28, was a riot of colour in frayed pinstripe hotpants, pink croptop, shredded waste paper sleeves, mismatched blinging ankle boots and fake thigh tattoos - and with her pink, green and blonde hair in bunches.
The Versace show was a riot of colour as stars helped show off some eyebrow-raising designs.
Spread across a week in October, the presenters of Autumnwatch New England - Chris Packham, Michaela Strachan and Gillian Burke - will celebrate the natural phenomenon of the American "fall" in the vast northeast forests, where billions of trees simultaneously erupt in a riot of colour, painting the landscape gold and red.
These verges at this time of the year are usually a riot of colour and support a wide range of insect life, bees and butterflies.
The red carpet was a riot of colour as the stars raided the paint box for dresses in pink, purple, green, peach and even yellow hues.
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The riot of colour on display was stunning Picture by Vicki Grimshaw
The great and the good of the acting fraternity were out in force for the awards which celebrate the best in Broadway theatre and the red carpet was a riot of colour.
The brilliant yellow and warming orange blooms of Begonia Illumination Apricot Shades F1 cascade down to create a riot of colour well into autumn.
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