Straw-colored \Straw"-col`ored\, a. Being of a straw color. See {Straw color}, under {Straw}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • straw-colored — adjective Pale yellow, the color of straw …   Wiktionary

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  • straw — [strô] n. [ME stra < OE streaw, akin to streawian: see STREW] 1. hollow stalks or stems of grain after threshing, collectively: used for fodder, for bedding, for making hats, etc. 2. a single one of such stalks 3. such a stalk or, now esp., a… …   English World dictionary

  • straw-col|ored — «STR KUHL uhrd», adjective. of a straw color; pale yellow: »straw colored hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • straw color — straw colored, adj. a pale yellow similar to the color of straw. [1580 90] * * * …   Universalium

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