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Origin of taupe
Words nearby taupe
Example sentences from the Web for taupe
The tailoring focused on shades of black, olive, gray, and taupe.Balenciaga, Dries Van Noten Kick Off Paris Fall 2012 Fashion Week|Robin Givhan|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Merimee says of George Sand that he has known her "maigre comme un clou et noire comme une taupe."Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
At the doors a taupe-colored dusk and a cold November rain closed round her like a wet blanket.Just Around the Corner|Fannie Hurst
The bathroom has the walls painted in broad stripes of dull blue and taupe, the stripes being quite six inches wide.
The carpet made of dark taupe velvet covers the entire floor.
Her moleskin coat is gone from her wardrobe, and her little taupe hat.The Luminous Face|Carolyn Wells
British Dictionary definitions for taupe
- a brownish-grey colour
- (as adjective)a taupe coat