Definition of Drab. Meaning of Drab. Synonyms of Drab

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Definition of Drab

Drab
Drab Drab, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Drabbed; p. pr. & vb. n. Drabbing.] To associate with strumpets; to wench. --Beau. & Fl.
Drab
Drab Drab, n. [F. drap cloth: LL. drappus, trapus, perh. orig., a firm, solid stuff, cf. F. draper to drape, also to full cloth; prob. of German origin; cf. Icel. drepa to beat, strike, AS. drepan, G. treffen; perh. akin to E. drub. Cf. Drape, Trappings.] 1. A kind of thick woolen cloth of a dun, or dull brownish yellow, or dull gray, color; -- called also drabcloth. 2. A dull brownish yellow or dull gray color.
Drab
Drab Drab, a. Of a color between gray and brown. -- n. A drab color.
Drab
Drab Drab, n. [AS. drabbe dregs, lees; akin to D. drab, drabbe, dregs, G. treber; for sense 1, cf. also Gael. drabag a slattern, drabach slovenly. Cf. Draff.] 1. A low, sluttish woman. --King. 2. A lewd wench; a strumpet. --Shak. 3. A wooden box, used in salt works for holding the salt when taken out of the boiling pans.

Meaning of Drab from wikipedia

- Drab is an adjective for boring. "Drab" may also refer to: Drab (color), a dull light brown color Olive drab, a shade of green...
- Adhesins are cell-surface components or appendages of bacteria that facilitate adhesion or adherence to other cells or to surfaces, usually the host they...
- Drab Majesty is an American, Los Angeles-based musical project, founded by musician Deb Demure (Andrew Clinco) while working as the drummer for the band...
- olive drab. Olivine is the typical color of the mineral olivine. The first recorded use of olivine as a color name in English was in 1912. Olive drab is...
- on themes of romance, depression, and death resulted in the nickname "the Drab Four" (in homage to the Beatles' "Fab Four" moniker). The band went Platinum...
- Drab is a dull, light-brown color. It originally took its name from a fabric of the same color made of und****, homespun wool. The word was first used in...
- as a color name in English was in 1925. The color field drab is displa**** at right. Field drab is one of the twelve official camouflage colors of the United...
- January 2012. Retrieved 22 December 2011. "WW II Helicopter Evacuation". Olive Drab. Archived from the original on 13 January 2012. Retrieved 22 December 2011...
- Maslin of The New York Times cited that his first film "relegates him to a drab role". When asked why he decided to accept the role, Schwimmer admitted the...
- and Émilie du Châtelet. Some historians have marked the 18th century as a drab period in the history of science. However, the century saw significant advancements...
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