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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A brownish gray, similar to the color of moleskin.
adjective: Of a brownish gray color.
From French taupe (mole), from Latin talpa (mole). Earliest documented use: 1911.
“White and taupe are ideal for any space in which you wish to create a neutral palette or soothing atmosphere.”
Cathy Hobbs; Clearing Up Gray Areas About the Use of White; Orlando Sentinel (Florida); Jun 18, 2016.
See more usage examples of taupe in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Not that I want to be a god or a hero. Just to change into a tree, grow for ages, not hurt anyone. -Czeslaw Milosz, poet and novelist (30 Jun 1911-2004)