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synonyms for ecru

  • beige
  • tan
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How to use ecru in a sentence

She was wearing a gown of Nile green pongee, heavily trimmed with expensive ecru lace.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
Just before coming back to college, she had indulged in long ecru suède gloves, which she now drew on silently.
MOLLY BROWN'S SOPHOMORE DAYSNELL SPEED
The child had on a soft ecru dress, cut low at the throat and simply made.
THE AUTOMOBILE GIRLS IN THE BERKSHIRESLAURA DENT CRANE
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.
THE SHADOWARTHUR STRINGER
Over the back was an ecru antimacassar, tied with a pale-blue ribbon.
MRS. BINDLEHEBERT JENKINS
Ecru: Continue the foregoing operation for blue by passing the goods through a solution of prussiate of potash.
BURROUGHS' ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ASTOUNDING FACTS AND USEFUL INFORMATION, 1889BARKHAM BURROUGHS
He was slightly smaller than a load of hay in his belted suit of ecru pongee; he wore a satisfied air and a pleased mustache.
THE SIN OF MONSIEUR PETTIPONRICHARD CONNELL
The auto veil Laura had brought back with her was ecru-colored, and was an expensive one.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGHGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
If you use white net or scrim, your shades must be white, and if ecru net, your shades must be ecru.
THE ART OF INTERIOR DECORATIONGRACE WOOD
You can take my ecru lace scarf, if you wish, and that will cover most of the spots.
THE WIT AND HUMOR OF AMERICA, VOLUME II. (OF X.)VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ECRU

  • biscuit
  • buff
  • café au lait
  • camel
  • cream
  • ecru
  • fawn
  • khaki
  • mushroom
  • neutral
  • oatmeal
  • off-white
  • sand
  • tan
  • taupe
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