blackish-brown love

Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of brown tinged with black

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • This species is blackish-brown, with white scales on the lower part of its thorax and legs.

    Attack of the Urban Mosquitoes

  • This one had a white head with a pointy orange beak, a body that was covered in blackish-brown feathers, and yellow legs with claws that were longer than Pablo even if he was standing on his tiptoes.

    Secret of the Super-small Superstar

  • I scurried as fast as I could across his wing, burying my head in his blackish-brown feathers to avoid being seen.

    Secret of the Super-small Superstar

  • The seeds contained in the pod are flat, glossy, blackish-brown ovals and are embedded in the flesh.

    Tart, Tasty Tamarind: From Candy to Cocktails

  • The owner of the duplex cut her losses and replaced all of the flooring, repainted the majority of the walls and replaced the now blackish-brown white ceramic toilet.

    Archive 2007-02-01

  • 'Their heads looked as if they were wearing caps, and their colour was blackish-brown,' he said, adding that the four 'monsters' were about 30 to 40 metres away from him as he looked for firewood in a forest area.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • "Their heads looked as if they were wearing caps, and their colour was blackish-brown," he said, adding the four "monsters" were about 30 to 40 metres 100 to 130 feet away from him as he looked for firewood in a forested area.

    Sightings of ”Bigfoot” in India Prompt Official Probe | Impact Lab

  • There was a flirtatious twinkle in those blackish-brown eyes of his.

    One-ClickBuy:SeptemberHarlequinBlaze

  • I don't like the way that chewable peptobismol turns my tongue blackish-brown and leaves a horrible taste in my mouth in the morning.

    scorpi07 Diary Entry

  • They were like a blackish-brown group of wooden toys with creamish-brown or old ivory faces and hands.

    An American Tragedy

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.