foxed

Definitions:

  • Discolored with yellowish-brown stains.
  • Discolored by incipient decay: said of timber.
  • Discolored, stained, or spotted: said of books or prints, with reference to the paper.
  • Covered by a foxing, as a shoe.
  • Discolored or stained; -- said of timber, and also of the paper of books or engravings.
  • Repaired by foxing.
  • Simple past tense and past participle of <xref>fox</xref>.; <xref>baffled</xref>; <xref>outwitted</xref>.
  • Of paper, having yellowish brown stains.
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