verb (used with object), o·chered, o·cher·ing.
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Origin of ocher
OTHER WORDS FROM ochero·cher·ous, o·cher·y, adjective
Words nearby ocher
Example sentences from the Web for ocher
The temple is painted an ocher color, symbolizing the character of the god Durga—blood.Seven Legs Across the Seas|Samuel Murray
Dust was ingrained into his skin, like an ocher pigment; his throat and brows were moist with perspiration.Caravans By Night|Harry Hervey
A Christlike man in the ocher robes of a swami stood motionless at the end of the road.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
She shall be veiled to her eyes, with a bit of ocher on her forehead.The Adventures of Kathlyn|Harold MacGrath
Female—The female is much more of an ocher brown than the male, and without the stripe on the neck or the lead color of the bill.Game Birds and Game Fishes of the Pacific Coast|Harry Thom Payne