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Definition of off colour adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    off colour

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    (especially US English off color)
     
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  1. 1[not before noun] (British English, informal) not in good health; looking or feeling ill/sick
  2. 2[usually before noun] (especially North American English) an off-colour joke is one that people think is rude, usually because it is about sex