adjective. ['ˈkɑːki, ˈkæki'] of a yellowish brown color.
- natural object
Words that Rhyme with Khaki
Example sentences of the word khaki
1. Noun, singular or mass
You can also choose to wear a pair of khaki shorts if it is warm out.
Dry the khaki pants on the highest heat possible for about 20 minutes.
3. Verb, past participle
Pants for men should be khaki or twill cotton, and dressier slacks will work, too.
Quotes containing the word khaki
1. Oh Jake,"Brett said, "We could have had such a damned good time together."Ahead was a mounted policeman in khaki directing traffic. He raised his baton. The car slowed suddenly, pressing Brett against me.Yes,"I said. "Isn't it pretty to think so?
- Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises
2. He'd changed since the last summer. Instead of Bermuda shorts and a T-shirt, he wore a button-down shirt, khaki pants, and leather loafers. His sandy hair, which used to be so unruly, was now clipped short. He look like an evil male model, showing off what the fashionable college-age villain was wearing to Harvard this year.
- Rick Riordan, The Sea of Monsters
noun. ['ˈkɑːki, ˈkæki'] a sturdy twilled cloth of a yellowish brown color used especially for military uniforms.