adj (pred off color)
- 1.1 (unwell) (pred) to feel off color no encontrarse* muy bien, sentirse* indispuesto to look off color tener* mala cara I'm a bit off color no estoy or no me encuentro muy bienMás ejemplos en oraciones1.2 (risqué) [remarks/joke] subido de tono
- I had been off-colour for several weeks and off food for several days prior to this and did not realise the effects of wine on an empty stomach.
- Since I was very young, whenever I'm off-colour and feverish I have the following recurring vision as I wander confusedly in the no-man's land between consciousness and sleep.
- This morning I have a sore throat and feel decidedly off-colour.
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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.