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colorise is a Python module for printing colored text in terminals.

You can install it via pip.

$ pip install colorise


  • Supports 8, 16, 88, 256 colors and true-color.
  • Colors can be specified by name, index, hexadecimal, HLS, HSV or RGB formats.
  • Custom color format akin to Python 3.0 string formatting.
  • Automatically find the closest color based on the terminal’s capabilities.
  • Cross-platform: Works on Mac, Linux and Windows systems.

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