- any of a class of natural earths, mixtures of hydrated oxide of iron with various earthy materials, ranging in color from pale yellow to orange and red, and used as pigments.
- the color of this, ranging from pale yellow to an orangish or reddish yellow.
- Obsolete. money, especially gold coin.
- of the color of ocher.
verb (used with object), o·chered, o·cher·ing.
- to color or mark with ocher.
noun, adjective, verb
- the US spelling of ochre