brown-haired


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Adj.1.brown-haired - having hair of a dark colorbrown-haired - having hair of a dark color; "a dark-haired beauty"
brunet, brunette - marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes; "a brunette beauty"
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Lovely girls; bright women, brown-haired, black-haired, and grey; youths; stalwart men and old; gentle born and peasant born; all red wine for La Guillotine, all daily brought into light from the dark cellars of the loathsome prisons, and carried to her through the streets to slake her devouring thirst.
As she looked upon her champion she saw a lithe, muscular, brown-haired youth whose clear eyes and perfect figure, unconcealed by either bassinet or hauberk, reflected the clean, athletic life of the trained fighting man.
And she must tell me how Nelson had died, and I did want to know; so I went with her across the width of life from dawning boy's love for a brown-haired girl in a tam-o'-shanter back to the old sad savagery I had known.
Allusion has been made in these chronicles to one, Cyrus Brisk, and to the fact that our brown-haired, soft-voiced Cecily had found favour in the eyes of the said Cyrus.
947-949) And golden-haired Dionysus made brown-haired Ariadne, the daughter of Minos, his buxom wife: and the son of Cronos made her deathless and unageing for him.
And yet the man who studied him more closely might discern a certain firmness of jaw and grim tightness about the lips which would warn him that there were depths beyond, and that this pleasant, brown-haired young Irishman might conceivably leave his mark for good or evil upon any society to which he was introduced.
That's where I met Professor Loretta Fry, a short, brown-haired Hispanic woman with a passion for Spanish.
From the pews you cannot see the face, only a fine layer of dust coating the bent, brown-haired head.
Dressed in a denim jumpsuit, the former Hear'Say singer canoodled with the brown-haired hunk before grabbing him for a massive snog.
Brown-haired Durkin, wearing a black jumper, looked visibly pale and distressed during the short three-minute hearing, which was attended by more than 15 friends and family members.
For the most part, the blue-eyed and brown-haired Lilliana took in her first day with quiet curiosity.
The images of Jesus and children are mostly light-skinned and brown-haired, but this does not significantly detract from the story's central message of acceptance and redemption through faith in Christianity.