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adjective brown pronunciation in American English /braʊn/
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  1. 1
    something that is brown is the same color as wood or coffee
    He had lovely brown eyes.
    The days were getting shorter and the leaves began to turn brown.
  2. 2
    with darker skin than usual, after being in the sun a lot
    His face was very brown.
    brown as a berry (=very brown): She came back from Italy brown as a berry.


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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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