Definition of off-white in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɒfˈwʌɪt/


[mass noun]
A white colour with a grey or yellowish tinge: [as modifier]: a pair of off-white trousers
More example sentences
  • The opening shot reveals the hallway, painted a soft, off-white colour.
  • Then they left it like that for a few days, the back walls brinded grey and off-white, like a hybrid cow.
  • White or off-white is always a safe bet in terms of color selection.
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