rouwkleur

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rouwen (to mourn) +‎ kleur (colour)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: rouw‧kleur

Noun[edit]

rouwkleur f (plural rouwkleuren, diminutive rouwkleurtje n)

  1. (literally) A mournful colour, as befits funeral proceedings
  2. (figuratively) A sad or depressing colour

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