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brown

 (broun)
n.
Any of a group of colors between red and yellow in hue that are medium to low in lightness and low to moderate in saturation.
adj. brown·er, brown·est
1. Of the color brown.
2.
a. Having a brownish or dark skin color.
b. Often Offensive Of or being a person of nonwhite origin.
3. Deeply suntanned.
tr. & intr.v. browned, brown·ing, browns
1. To make or become brown.
2. To cook until brown.
Phrasal Verb:
brown off Chiefly British Slang
To make angry or irritated.

[Middle English, from Old English brūn; see bher- in Indo-European roots.]

brown′ish adj.
brown′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.brownish - of a color similar to that of wood or earth
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
Translations
ruskehtava
brązowawy
brunaktig

brownish

[ˈbraʊnɪʃ] ADJpardusco, que tira a moreno

brownish

[ˈbraʊnɪʃ] adj (= slightly brown) → tirant sur le brun (= with a brown tinge) (pejorative)brunâtrebrown-nosing [ˈbraʊnnəʊzɪŋ] nlèche-cul m brown paper npapier m d'emballagebrown rice nriz m complet

brownish

adjbräunlich

brownish

[ˈbraʊnɪʃ] adj (stain, mark) → marroncino/a; (colour, eyes) → sul marrone