slate-coloured

slate-coloured

adj
like slate in colour
Translations

slate-coloured

slate-colored (US) [ˈsleɪtˌkʌləd] ADJcolor pizarra

slate-coloured

[ˈsleɪt ˌkʌləd] adjplumbeo/a
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On the largest table, in the middle of the room, stood a smart Bible, placed exactly in the centre on a red and yellow woollen mat and at the side of the table nearest to the window, with a little knitting-basket on her lap, and a wheezing, blear-eyed old spaniel crouched at her feet, there sat an elderly woman, wearing a black net cap and a black silk gown, and having slate-coloured mittens on her hands.
If you have no other motive," she went on, deliberately taking off her slate-coloured mittens, and rolling them up, "I have only to thank you for your visit, and to say that I will not detain you here any longer.
Rain squalls drifted across their russet face, and the heavy, slate-coloured clouds hung low over the landscape, trailing in gray wreaths down the sides of the fantastic hills.
Well, she had a slate-coloured, broad-brimmed straw hat, with a feather of a brickish red.
I've used puy lentils - little dark greenish, slate-coloured lentils from France which are the perfect texture for today's recipe.
Slate-coloured seas and grey rumbling skies were traits of her paintings .
25kg blocks, hand-dipped in a blue slate-coloured wax and finished with a hand-crafted dragon stamp.
After an initial acute phase lasting days to weeks, a residual grayish (or) slate-coloured hyperpigmentation develops.
It is available in steel with a black or silver-plated dial and in red gold with a slate-coloured dial and black registers.
A sneak peek revealed the suite to be in grey and black, with slate-coloured leather tiles, enormous mirrors, and a huge bathroom decked in imported Spanish marble.
T he kitchen has pine units and a mix of plum-coloured painted walls and white tiles, and slate-coloured ceramic tiles on the floor.
And no westerner has been more completely seduced than the tubercular writer Robert Louis Stevenson, who left the bone-chilling, slate-coloured winters of his native Edinburgh to live his last years in a two-storey wooden house with deep, breezy verandahs on a Samoan hillside bursting with tropical flowers and overlooking the South Pacific.