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beige

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noun \ˈbāzh\

Simple Definition of beige

  • : a light yellowish-brown color

Full Definition of beige

  1. 1 :  cloth made of natural undyed wool

  2. 2 a :  a variable color averaging light grayish-yellowish brown b :  a pale to grayish yellow

beigy play \ˈbā-zhē\ adjective

Origin of beige

French


First Known Use: circa 1858


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beige

adjective

Definition of beige

  1. 1 :  of the color beige

  2. 2 :  lacking distinction :  vanilla 2



Examples of beige

  1. <some food critics have dismissed that chef's version of French cuisine as beige and boring>



1879

First Known Use of beige

1879


BEIGE Defined for Kids

beige

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noun \ˈbāzh\

Definition of beige

  1. :  a yellowish brown

beige adjective <a beige shirt>




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