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Definition of the adjective off-color
What does off-color mean as an attribute of a noun?
- in violation of good taste even verging on the indecent
- humorously vulgar
Alternative definition of the adjective off-color
- [idiomatic] dirty, vulgar or obscene
- [idiomatic] different than usual
- [idiomatic] in poor health
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by Briceida Ryan
off-color Someone you do not know well will, within three days, overly demonstrate a display of emotions that will make you feel uncomfortable. Many blessings will come to you and your family. oil color For the next three days you will be ...
by Paul Dickson
off-color hist. 1. Said of an inaccurate throw. “[Catcher Tub] Spencer's peg was a little off color . . . and two of the Oaks managed to get down to the second bag on him” (San Francisco Bulletin, Apr. 21, 1913; Gerald L. Cohen). 2.
by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions
far-out, quirky, way-out off-color: 5 bawdy; 6 ribald offence: 7 offense offend: 4 fall, hurt; 5 appal, break, lapse, pique, repel, shock, spite, wound; 6 appall, breach, injure, insult, vilify; 7 affront, infract, outrage, violate; 10 disenchant offended: ...
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Video shows what off-color means. Of the wrong color.. dirty, vulgar or obscene. different than usual. Off-color Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
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