Etymology
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off-white (n.)

"white with a tinge of gray or yellow;" as an adjective, "almost the same as white," 1927, from off (prep.) + white (n.).

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Definitions of off-white
1
off-white (n.)
a shade of white the color of bleached bones;
Synonyms: bone / ivory / pearl
2
off-white (adj.)
of something having a color tending toward white;
Synonyms: whitish
From wordnet.princeton.edu