Definition of 'puce'
Example sentences containing 'puce'
Sixteen Hollis had seen Chief Milligan angry before, but never like this - puce with rage, spittle flying.AMAGANSETT (2004)
In life he must have had the red face of a countryman; in death the complexion had darkened to a blotchy puce.RIOT (2004) TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2004)
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