Definition of "beige" []

  • A light grayish brown or yellowish brown to grayish yellow. (noun)
  • A soft fabric of undyed, unbleached wool. (noun)
  • Light grayish-brown or yellowish-brown to grayish-yellow. (adjective)
  • A very light brown, sometimes with a yellowish tinge, similar to the colour of undyed wool (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (as adjective) (noun)
  • A fabric made of undyed or unbleached wool (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "beige" in a sentence
  • "The beige is a little too neutral for my taste ..."
  • "Oh, and it's only $10 and available in beige, white and black."
  • "Us boy-men gallivanted around in short beige shorts and white golf shirts."