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English definition of “brown, green, etc. is the new black”

brown, green, etc. is the new black

used to say that something is the most popular or fashionable colour or thing at the moment: Designers say that brown is the new black.Modern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable
(Definition of brown, green, etc. is the new black from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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