Straw is defined as hollow stalks of grain, or a tube for sucking up liquid.(noun)
The definition of straw is a yellowish color, or made of stocks of grain.(adjective)
See straw in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME stra < OE streaw, akin to streawian: see strew
See straw in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English strēaw; see ster-2 in Indo-European roots.
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