mouse-colored


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Adj.1.mouse-colored - of something having a drab pale brown color resembling a mouse; "a mousy brownish-grey color"; "mousy hair"; "mouse-colored hair"
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
References in classic literature ?
An entertainment of many hues and many melodies where she was afraid she might appear small and mouse-colored.
The quiet man astride looked mouse-colored upon such a splen- did charger.
Meek, mouse-colored donkeys, laden with panniers of freshly cut grass passed by, with a pretty girl in a capaline sitting between the green piles, or an old woman spinning with a distaff as she went.