jewel tone

noun

Definition of jewel tone

  1. :  any of various colors (such as amethyst, emerald, and ruby) that resemble those of gemstones

1939

First Known Use of jewel tone

1939

Learn More about jewel tone


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up jewel tone? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to help become familiar with something

Get Word of the Day daily email!