Meaning of BROWN in English


[brown] adj [ME broun, fr. OE brun; akin to OHG brun brown, Gk phryne toad] (bef. 12c): of the color brown; esp: of dark or tanned complexion

[2]brown n (13c) 1: any of a group of colors between red and yellow in hue, of medium to low lightness, and of moderate to low saturation

2: a brown-skinned person -- brown.ish adj -- browny adj [3]brown vi (14c): to become brown ~ vt: to make brown

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