off-white

noun
\ ˈȯf-ˈ(h)wīt How to pronounce off-white (audio) \

Definition of off-white

: a yellowish or grayish white

First Known Use of off-white

1927, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of off-white was in 1927

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“Off-white.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-white. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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off-white

noun
How to pronounce off-white (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of off-white

: a yellowish or grayish white

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