Sentence for drab | Use drab in a sentence

Use the word drab in a sentence. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use drab in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for drab.

  • Rose-pink and dirty drab will alike have passed away. (10)
  • I do not offer you a drab for your daughter-in-law, sir. (10)
  • I do not offer you a drab for your daughter-in-law, sir. (22)
  • Geoff, and Mrs. Winlow, blue room and dress; maid, small drab. (8)
  • It was Irene; he could not mistake her walk in that little drab street. (8)
  • The carriage was a dark drab, with black wheels; the harness all of the same colour. (6)
  • Some munition-wagons, painted a dull grey, lumbered past, driven by sunburned youths in drab. (8)
  • But be it admitted, that to any one loving colour, music, chivalry, the Island of Drab is an exile. (10)
  • A policeman pulled the little soldier by the arm; his drab figure with eyes fixed and lustreless, passed down and away. (8)
  • A pair of drab cloth gaiters did much to identify him with an old school of gentlemen, not very definite in time or place. (9)
  • She fixed her eyes on the back of the chauffeur, in his drab coat with the red collar, finding some comfort in its solidity. (8)
  • But it was not coloured, not a luminous globe: and the people were in drab, not a shining army on the march to meet the Future. (10)

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Definition of drab:

  • drab, drab, n. a low, sluttish woman: a whore. | v.i. to associate with bad women. | ns. drab’ber, one who herds with drabs; drab’biness. | adjs. drab’bish, drab’by, sluttish. (0) | drab, drab, n. thick, strong, gray cloth: a gray or dull-brown colour, perh. from the muddy colour of undyed wool. (0)

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