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synonyms for olive drab

  • attire
  • costume
  • dress
  • garb
  • gown
  • khaki
  • regalia
  • robe
  • suit
  • habit
  • livery
  • regimentals
  • stripes
  • monkey suit
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How to use olive drab in a sentence

Here began indeed, in the drab surroundings of the workshop, in the silent mystery of the laboratory, the magic of the new age.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
It was deep twilight in the room, and rather cold, for the eucalyptus and olive logs in the fireplace still awaited the match.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
At his side was the girl, a slender body in drab, tossing her hat gayly about at the end of its long string.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
He was now beyond all ordinary sensations of fear, only a drab feeling as of death—the death of the soul—stirred in his heart.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
It seems that Mr. Adams would have presented the sword boldly, keeping the olive branch carefully concealed behind his back.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
Burn the male olive-branch and the pine twig and juniper, and let the blazing laurel crackle amid the hearth.
THE RELIGION OF ANCIENT ROMECYRIL BAILEY
He wore an olive green coat, yellow waistcoat, and light grey trousers, strapped over his boots.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
He was handsome, with the olive-tinted warmth of his southern homefairly tall, straight-limbed and lithea picture of poetic grace.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
The olive branch held out by the workers after their victory over the Pinkertons has been refused.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
Nothing was to be thought of but a frame for this—olive, bay, laurel, everything appropriate to the conqueror.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OLIVE DRAB

  • attire
  • costume
  • dress
  • garb
  • gown
  • habit
  • khaki
  • livery
  • monkey suit
  • olive drab
  • regalia
  • regimentals
  • robe
  • stripes
  • suit
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.