olive drab noun
: a grayish-green color; also : clothing of this color
a : a wool or cotton fabric of an olive drab color
b : a uniform of this fabric
Examples of OLIVE DRAB
- a shirt in olive drab
- The soldiers were dressed in olive drab.
First Known Use of OLIVE DRAB
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