ecru ecru  /ˈɛ kru/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a very light brown

Usage(s):

  1. The black-brown-ecru lobby is filled with recessed lighting and features a first-rate bar and restaurant.
  2. I spent hours fretting over the floor plan for her house, picking the blue tile for the bathroom and ecru wallpaper for the kitchen.
  3. Lynne brings her granddaughters back to the mansion, which has been redone to a fare-thee-well in beige and ecru.

News

  • Beauty Review: Feed Your Hair With Ecru Acacia Protein Hair Oil!

    Sure you deep-condition and treat those damaged locks, but if you want to take your hair routine a step further, feed your tresses with Ecru Acacia Protein Hair Oil. Much like a hair serum, this moisturizing treatment oil combines Acacia …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Atlanta Post

Quotes

  • "There's cool blueish white, white with a yellow cast, a rosy cast, a creamy cast. It's kind of cool to mix it all up. Wear a vanilla shade, ecru and optic white, and mix it all together. If you're confused about the different whites, go to the...
    on Apr 9, 2006 By: Michael Kors Source: Seattle Times

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