Share this entry

Share this page

undyed

Syllabification: un·dyed
Pronunciation: /ənˈdīd
 
/

Definition of undyed in English:

adjective

(Especially of fabric) not dyed; of its natural color.
Example sentences
  • Her head was wrapped in undyed linen, and the fine bones of her face spoke together with the fine lines of her limbs.
  • The fish was pale, natural and undyed, pleasantly moist and not over-salty.
  • A natural, undyed wool cover can be re-waterproofed with lanolin every few weeks, or as needed.

Definition of undyed in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pərt
adjective
lively; cheerful