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noun as in very light brown

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She wore a couture ecru-colored coat, slim-fitting pants and, best of all: a sleek, shiny new hairstyle.

They are the ones who appear to be in living color that contrasts sharply with the bland ecru of their competitors.

She was wearing a gown of Nile green pongee, heavily trimmed with expensive ecru lace.

Just before coming back to college, she had indulged in long ecru suède gloves, which she now drew on silently.

The child had on a soft ecru dress, cut low at the throat and simply made.

A nervous tug-of-war was taking place between her right and left hand, with a twisted-up pair of ecru gloves for the cable.

Over the back was an ecru antimacassar, tied with a pale-blue ribbon.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ecru, such as: beige, and tan.

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