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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Dark yellowish brown.

Usage examples (5)
  • You perhaps set down in your mental memorandum, under the head of Appearances, not to be deceived by plain bluntness and snuff-color.
  • The individual in faded snuff-color was certainly hungry, and he seemed to enjoy his supper.
  • Once he rejoiced in snuff-color, but latterly his costume was inveterately black ” with gaiters which seemed longing for something more substantial to close in.
  • "If the Herrnhuthers were right in their notions, the world would have been laid out in squares and angles and right lines, and everything would have been white and black and... for more
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