Synonyms for complexion


1. complexion, skin color, skin colour, color, colour, coloring, colouring
usage: the coloring of a person's face
2. complexion, combination
usage: a combination that results from coupling or interlinking; "diphthongs are complexions of vowels"
3. complexion, point of view, viewpoint, stand, standpoint
usage: a point of view or general attitude or inclination; "he altered the complexion of his times"; "a liberal political complexion"
4. complexion, appearance, visual aspect
usage: texture and appearance of the skin of the face
5. complexion, nature
usage: (obsolete) a combination of elements (of dryness and warmth or of the four humors) that was once believed to determine a person's health and temperament


1. complexion, tint, tinct, tinge, touch
usage: give a certain color to; "The setting sun complexioned the hills"
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