- having the medium-brown color of coffee mixed with cream or milk; moderately brown.
Origin of coffee-colored
First recorded in 1685–95
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Examples from the Web for coffee-colored
These coffee-colored floods were underlaid by thick strata of quicksands.When the West Was Young
Frederick R. Bechdolt
Again we toiled for hours through the coffee-colored waters of the swamps.The Crossing
He had thrashed the Coffee-colored Angel: he could thrash or take a thrashing from any one.
"Here he comes," said the Coffee-colored Angel, moving swiftly away.
"Say it for me," said the Coffee-colored Angel, with his hand to his ear.