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wheatish Line breaks: wheat|ish
Pronunciation: /ˈwiːtɪʃ/

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Definition of wheatish in English:


(Of the complexion) of the pale golden colour of ripe wheat; light brown.
Example sentences
  • And so, while American woman die for a brown tan, we Indians use bleaches, fairness creams and other harmful chemicals to lighten our wonderfully wheatish complexions.
  • It also showed that skin color discrimination is prevalent even in a society where most individuals fall under a wide range of wheatish to dark complexion.
  • Mehergul, the tyrant king of Kashmir, who in one attempt killed young girls, nearly two lacs, would have spared you for your facial expression and comeliness of your wheatish beauteousness.
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