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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.
(Definition of brown, green, etc. is the new black from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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