, (British English/inglés británico) off-colour
adj (predicative/predicativo off color)
- 1.1 (unwell) (predicative/predicativo) 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 bienMore example sentences1.2 (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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