straw-colored


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Adj.1.straw-colored - having the color of dry straw
colored, coloured, colorful - having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
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He leaned back and critically regarded the person of a girl with a straw-colored wig who upon the stage was flinging her heels in somewhat awkward imitation of a well-known danseuse.
They present the same rosy complexions and straw-colored mustachios, the same plump cheeks, vacant eyes and low forehead; and they utter, with the same stolid gravity, the same imbecile small talk.
The Doctor immediately repaired to his wardrobe, and soon returned with a black dress coat, made in Jennings' best manner, a pair of sky-blue plaid pantaloons with straps, a pink gingham chemise, a flapped vest of brocade, a white sack overcoat, a walking cane with a hook, a hat with no brim, patent-leather boots, straw-colored kid gloves, an eye-glass, a pair of whiskers, and a waterfall cravat.
Crab Shack Shandy, described as a golden, straw-colored lager infused with notes of citrus and a hint of lemon and orange zest overlaid with a finely roasted malt flavor, will be available through the end of the summer.
On the nose, this pale, straw-colored wine offers a touch of apple along with the flowers characteristic of viognier.
Olsen, postdoctoral researcher Cindy Vigueira, and their colleagues have shown that different mutations of the same genes underlie the loss of shattering, and the straw-colored hulls and white grains of both Asian and African cultivated rice.
A straw-colored, refreshing beer with a light hit of watermelon mingled with Magnum hops and balanced at 4.
From Austria I'm tapping Hopler Gruner Veltliner, a palate-cleansing pale straw-colored wine with a citrus and mineral edge and a fine dry finish.
Our tasting panel has not sampled the beer, but it is said to be a straw-colored light lager, with an unspecified percentage of wheat in the mash.
This medium straw-colored wine is a versatile drink for any occasion.
8 cm in diameter, green; scape bracts straw-colored, foliaceous, densely lepidote on both surfaces, reducing their longitude gradually to the apex, densely imbricate, longer than the internodes; sheaths ovate-elliptic, 5-10 x 3-4.
Your gun was originally finished bright, with the exception of the trigger and hammer, which were straw-colored.