Ecru in a sentence

The word "ecru" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of ecru and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Ecru

  • a very light brown

How to use ecru in a sentence. Ecru pronunciation.

Then she was lying in bed in a small room, obscure because it was heavily curtained; the light came through the inner pair of curtains of ecru lace, with a beautiful soft silvery quality.
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But that thing she had on now, for instance;-a tunic of ecru colored silk that she had pulled on over her head, with a little over-dress of corn colored tulle, weighted artfully here and there that it mightn't fly away.
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Madame had, cried madame's maid, running to fetch one with little pink flowers and green leaves on an ecru ground.
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Examples of Ecru

Example #1
A man was standing by the side of the bed-not Chirac.
Example #2
Then she was aware of a heavy weight against her shoulder; she had slipped down upon Chirac, unconscious.
Example #3
And a string of big lumpish amber beads.
Example #4
Dear Paula was almost surprisingly nice in those ways.
Example #5
Could any coiffure or any gown be more appropriate for an entertainment at which Clio was to preside?
Example #6
If madame, suggested Monsieur Cadron, had but a little dress a la Marie Antoinette?