(Of a person) having yellowish-brown skin: an olive-skinned Italian goddess
More example sentences
- She described the man as "olive-skinned" or Mediterranean, with thick dark hair and a "slight fringe".
- According to tradition, the Virgin of Guadalupe appeared to Juan Diego in 1531, leaving an olive-skinned image of herself on his cloak and helping drive the conversion of millions of Indians throughout the Americas.
- The short, olive-skinned Greek customs officer took my passport and eyed me suspiciously.
Definition of olive-skinned in:
- The US English dictionary