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- adj. of beige tinged with yellow
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The roof had a very steep pitch, so we straddled the ridge while unfolding the yellow-beige condom.
The old jail, a crumbling three-story, yellow-beige fortress with arched, grilled windows and a false parapet, was located next door to the courthouse, separated from the west wing by a narrow alley.
Yet when I began to prepare the stovetop frosting, I panicked as the sauce quickly progressed through various shades of brown, from yellow-beige to taupe to honey.
Look for toasted buckwheat, which has a pink-brown color compared to the yellow-beige of the raw grain.
He was an exacting man, and there's no way of knowing precisely what shade of gray-green or yellow-beige would have worked best for him or whether he was sure of what it should be until he saw it.
Mehan draped his overcoat and his yellow-beige jacket on the jet’s stairs.
Fast and furred, the yellow-beige flowing blur grew ears, hackles, and hulking shoulders as it neared—like a panting locomotive with a boar’s-head cowcatcher.