Drab is defined as a dull yellow to light olive brown color, or fabric this color, or a woman prostitute, or a very small amount.(noun)
The definition of drab is a boring or dull person or thing.(adjective)
An example of drab is a dance party without any music.
See drab in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < OFr drap, cloth < VL drappus < IE *drop- < base *der-, to skin
See drab in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective drab·ber, drab·best
Origin: Alteration of obsolete French drap, cloth
Origin: , from Old French; see drape.
Origin: Possibly of Celtic origin
Origin: ; akin to Scottish Gaelic dràbag
Origin: and Irish Gaelic drabóg, slattern,
Origin: or from Dutch drab, dregs.
Origin: Probably alteration of drib.
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