Definitions

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  • adj. Alternative form of fleshcolored.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of the normal color of the skin of a white person.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a bright red or pinkish color

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Examples

  • Put Lady Gaga in anything -- flesh-colored bra, black bustier, meat dress, artillery-undie extravaganza -- and it doesn t matter.

    A Newsstand Smash

  • Put Lady Gaga in anything -- flesh-colored bra, black bustier, meat dress, artillery-undie extravaganza -- and it doesn't matter.

    A Newsstand Smash

  • One look in the mirror proved that everyone would recognize the cheap flesh-colored cap that formed the base of the wig.

    Arcane Circle

  • Richard St. Clair created some inspired costumes for Phaedra, including a flesh-colored gown to suggest nudity for her attempted seduction of Hippolyt in Act I; and in Act II, a fabulous draped black number made her look like a ferocious bird of prey as she climbed atop the cowering Hippolyt's cage.

    Divided Inside, in Theme and Structure

  • Lockley reached for a pot of flesh-colored powder.

    Rogue Oracle

  • The salesgirl wore a flesh-colored top with stitching down the middle that looked like sutures.

    The Kitchen Daughter

  • The reeking flowers had withered, their petals dropped to reveal small, flesh-colored fruits.

    End of Time

  • Also, he noted what had already caught his eye before – a tiny strip of flesh-colored courtplaster on the forehead over one eve.

    When the World Was Young

  • Chris Wallace looks weird in HD -- like someone smeared him with a flesh-colored crayon.

    TV SoundOff: Sunday Talking Heads

  • A bit farther off the sweetened view, protracted by easel, a pinch of flesh-colored

    Throwaway From Notable Bangor Landscape Painter

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