Definition of brown

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Noun
1. A colour like that of chocolate or coffee.
The browns and greens in this painting give it a nice woodsy feel.
Brown color:
 
2. One of the colour balls used in snooker, with a value of 4 points.
3. Black tar heroin.
4. A person of Middle Eastern, Latino or South Asian descent; a brown-skinned person; someone of mulatto or biracial appearance
Adjective
5. Having a brown colour.
6. Gloomy.
7. Of or relating to any of various ethnic groups having dark pigmentation of the skin.
Verb
8. To become brown.
Fry the onions until they brown.
9. To cook something until it becomes brown.
Brown the onions in a large frying pan.
10. To tan.
Light-skinned people tend to brown when exposed to the sun.
11. To make brown or dusky.
12. To give a bright brown colour to, as to gun barrels, by forming a thin coating of oxide on their surface.
13. To turn progressively more Middle Eastern, Hispanic or Latino, in the context of the population of a geographic region.
The browning of America
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Here are some designs in brown.
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Here is a design in brown.
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Here are several designs in brown.
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Here are some examples in brown.
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Do you have any other models in brown?
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Do you want the model in brown?
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I would like a brown suit.
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He resembled his father in a striking way, though he had his mother’s brown eyes.
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Here are two styles in brown
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Is the salesperson showing him the pair of brown shoes?
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