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taupe

 (tōp)
n.
A brownish gray.

[French, from Old French, mole, from Latin talpa.]

taupe adj.

taupe

(təʊp)
n
(Colours)
a. a brownish-grey colour
b. (as adjective): a taupe coat.
[C20: from French, literally: mole, from Latin talpa]

taupe

(toʊp)

n.
a moderate to dark brownish gray.
[1910–15; < French: moleskin, mole < Latin talpa mole]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.taupe - a greyish brown
brown, brownness - an orange of low brightness and saturation
Adj.1.taupe - of something having a dusky brownish grey color
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
Translations
pruunikashall
ruskeanharmaa

taupe

[təʊp]
A. ADJde color marrón topo
B. Nmarrón m topo
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