Taupe definition

tōp
A brownish gray.
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A dark, brownish gray, the color of moleskin.
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A dark brownish-grey colour, the colour of moleskin.

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Of a dark brownish-grey colour.
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Of such a color.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
taupe
Plural:
taupes

Origin of taupe

  • French from Old French mole from Latin talpa

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French taupe, from Latin talpa (“mole").

    From Wiktionary