Definition of khaki in English:
noun (plural khakis)
1A textile fabric of a dull brownish-yellow color, in particular a strong cotton fabric used in military clothing.
- The jacket is manufactured from wool and has khaki cloth patches on the elbows.
- This mixture gave them the appearance of being in khaki and dark police uniform.
- The temperament of men in khaki differs dramatically from state to state.
1.1A dull brownish-yellow color: [as modifier]: the pale khaki sand
More example sentences
- Some ladies however prefer to go neutral in warm beige, sand and khaki combinations.
- Emily was wearing a pair of khaki short shorts and a bright red tank top.
- Mitch looked pretty good with his hair gelled up, and a black button up shirt, and a pair of cut off khaki shorts.
1.2 (khakis) Clothing, especially pants, made of khaki.
- I normally wear them to the gym but I also put them on with jeans, khakis, or cargos for a casual weekend look.
- He was casually dressed in a blue sweater over a dress shirt and khakis.
- They're considered a tad dressier than khakis or jeans, but remember that they are not formal in any way.
Words that rhyme with khakiIraqi, Kawasaki, larky, malarkey, menarche, Nagasaki, narky, parky, raki, saké, saki, sarky, souvlaki, sparky, sukiyaki, teriyaki
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