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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 skin that is naturally brown or has been made brown by the sun

    His face was very brown.

    brown as a berry (=very brown):

    She came back from Italy brown as a berry.



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