Meaning of “brown” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /braʊn/
Extra Examples
long, brown hairdeep brown eyesHe's of medium build with short brown hair.I wore a light brown suit.I bought a brown leather bag.

A1 being the same colour as chocolate or soil:

a brown leather bag
dark brown hair/eyes

having darker skin because you have been in the sun:

You're really brown - you must have had good weather.
brown noun [ C, U ]

A2 the colour brown

(Definition of “brown” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)