Definition of "straw-coloured" [straw-coloured]

  • Pale yellow in colour (adjective)
  • Having the color of dry straw (adjective)

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Use "straw-coloured" in a sentence
  • "To her left lay great pale fields of stubble, lit by a gleam of watery straw-coloured sun, and above the curved brown furrows swooped and swirled great flocks of dark birds, like the congregated spirit of many souls in torment."
  • "In another, a woman with straw-coloured hair sits on a roadside bench with a fast-food takeaway on her lap."
  • "The straw-coloured hat, the bright green paddy fields and the black buffalo grazing all around – a world pure and beautiful, hidden and charming."