Definition of "straw-colored" [straw•-col•ored]

  • Pale yellow in colour (adjective)
  • Pale yellow, the color of straw. (adjective)

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Use "straw-colored" in a sentence
  • "It was straw-colored, about three-fourths of an inch long and very much resembled a scorpion although it is not poisonous."
  • "A bird rose from a bank of straw-colored rushes, its swift, strong wings making a whispering sound that echoed to the opposite shore."
  • "With a notion we could make an eight o'clock of the mainline in Gansevoort and get to Montreal at a manageable hour, we set out upon the dusty curve that rose up over a straw-colored hill."