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Sep 28, 2005This week's theme
Words for colors
This week's words
A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adjective: Of a brownish-gray color; dusky.
[From Latin fuscus (dusky).]
"What do you miss most when you are away? Sitting in a wind tower
at sunset, drinking cold beer and watching the play of light on the
roofs below - ancient corrugated iron rusted into every fuscous shade
See more usage examples of fuscous in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
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