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  • considered collectively. (countable) A drinking straw. a pale, yellowish beige colour, like that of a dried straw. (figuratively) Anything proverbially worthless;
    9 KB (300 words) - 04:38, 1 October 2015
  • ‎(comparative more festucine, superlative most festucine) (obsolete) Of a straw colour; greenish-yellow. 1658, Thomas Browne, Pſeudoxia Epidemica: or, Enquiries
    2 KB (247 words) - 04:34, 22 July 2013
  • ‎(uncountable) (mineralogy) A fibrous mineral occurring in tufts of a straw-yellow colour. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and manganese. Part or all
    268 bytes (71 words) - 13:49, 19 June 2013
  • guide, and cultivator's directory: Flower white, or slightly tinged with straw-colour, edged with crimson, spreadly open very much when full blown. 1987,
    2 KB (209 words) - 10:22, 29 November 2014
  • oljenkeltainen straw, straw-colored (of a pale, yellowish beige colour, like that of a dried straw) oljenkeltainen straw (pale, yellowish beige colour, like
    372 bytes (28 words) - 02:09, 25 February 2014
  • From Latin palea. IPA(key): /ˈpaʎʎa/ paglia f ‎(plural paglie) straw (dry stalks, colour) coda di paglia fuoco di paglia paglia e fieno pagliaio pagliericcio
    690 bytes (28 words) - 08:02, 22 August 2015
  • more brindled, superlative most brindled) of a brownish, tawny or gray colour, with streaks or spots; streaky, spotted 1725, Pope, Odyssey (translation)
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  • strēawberiġe, corresponding to straw +‎ berry. Note that this word is known from a time, however, when the meaning of straw was much broader than today.
    14 KB (284 words) - 05:34, 2 October 2015
  • three beers and two wines, please. (uncountable) A dark purplish red colour; the colour of red wine. See also Wikisaurus:wine terms derived from wine
    18 KB (623 words) - 20:16, 28 September 2015
  • from Anglo-Norman tanner, from tan. tan ‎(plural tans) A yellowish-brown colour. A darkening of the skin resulting from exposure to sunlight or similar
    15 KB (987 words) - 05:37, 26 September 2015
  • Room Chapter 1 He was about to roar when, lying among the black sticks and straw under the cliff, he saw a whole skull—perhaps a cow's skull, a skull, perhaps
    11 KB (426 words) - 19:10, 8 September 2015
  • the log line. (historical) Wood or Cuban palm leaf split into slips, or straw plaited in a special manner, for making hats or bonnets. (archaic, derogatory)
    18 KB (1,209 words) - 02:43, 2 October 2015
  • The Guardian: Perhaps symbolically, Van Doesburg was building a house of straw: he died within a few months of completion, not in Meudon but in Davos,
    35 KB (3,543 words) - 15:38, 28 September 2015
  • Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge In colour the irides are straw-yellow, the pupils black; forehead, nape, and back, very dark
    12 KB (850 words) - 07:58, 29 September 2015
  • my hair to stare. John Mortimer (1656?-1736) Take off all the staring straws and jags in the hive. gaze, to stare intently or earnestly ogle, to stare
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  • declension of mat From German matt mat m inan matt, matte, dull colour or surface declension of mat matowy mat Genitive plural form of
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