from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A brownish gray.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A dark brownish-grey colour, the colour of moleskin.
- adj. Of a dark brownish-grey colour.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A mole. See Talpa.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a greyish brown
- adj. of something having a dusky brownish grey color
French, from Old French, mole, from Latin talpa.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French taupe, from Latin talpa ("mole"). (Wiktionary)