fawn-colored


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Adj.1.fawn-colored - having the color of a fawn
colored, coloured, colorful - having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
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For dress the insect wore a dark-blue swallowtail coat with a yellow silk lining and a flower in the button-hole; a vest of white duck that stretched tightly across the wide body; knickerbockers of fawn-colored plush, fastened at the knees with gilt buckles; and, perched upon its small head, was jauntily set a tall silk hat.
She presented to the general observation a cruel aquiline nose, an obstinate straight chin, magnificent dark hair and eyes, a serene splendor of fawn-colored apparel, and a lazy grace of movement which was attractive at first sight, but inexpressibly monotonous and wearisome on a longer acquaintance.
The balcony on which these young girls stood opened from a chamber richly tapestried in fawn-colored Flanders leather, stamped with golden foliage.
This fawn-colored hair, or, perhaps the sort of ascendancy which she had over other women, gave her the name of "La Lionne.
At seven months, Billy was the most adorable, smiling, cuddly baby imaginable, with dimples, four teeth and a tantalizing hint of curl in his soft, surprisingly thick, fawn-colored hair.
Also a tin ear: "He steps out into the angled light of early fall, which is creating colorful geometric patterns on the fawn-colored carpet via prismatic glass in the Glasgow-style transoms of the French doors facing west.
Woe betide the country-dwelling lady who commissioned a fawn-colored pelisse from her dressmaker in January 1807 after reading in La Belle Assemblee that these have "resumed their popularity; nor do we recollect ever to have seen a colour so .
Jovic (1964) noticed that most of the observed eggs were fawn-colored (up to 43%), green-brown (about 24%) and brown (about 19%), followed by dark brown (up to 4%), white (5%), green blue (up to 4%) and very light green (up to 1%).
His face is smooth and brown like a polished seed, and he wears a fawn-colored tunic and pants.
Animal Control Officer Carol Gaucher said Ginger, a fawn-colored, 30-pound mixed breed dog, came to animal control after a sordid tale.