from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. superlative form of brown: most brown.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • From the whitest suburb to the brownest barrio, lots of us live only among people who share our skin hue.

    Daniel Cubias: Is Tribalism on the Increase?

  • He stared straight up at us through ages of charred skin, sun baked to the brownest of browns and cragged with lines and chasms of life, which had left ages of toil squinting through slit eyes as he looked up at us and broadly smiled.

    Mexico compared to what?

  • I live in NM, with a strong Democratic lean but we cannot seem to manage to go blue (Gore barely) as the heaviest blue areas (the poorest areas and the brownest areas) somehow seem to have the problems with getting their votes counted.

    Poll: Hillary Beating The Republicans In Florida

  •  It was the brownest and driest place they had ever seen.

    Lord Conrads Crusade

  • Hetta was a short, plump, demure young woman, with the softest smoothed hair, and the brownest brightest eyes.

    Tales of all countries

  • She picked out one of the yellow puppies, the one with the dearest, sweetest, brownest eyes, and ran all the way to the Connor house.

    Analog Science Fiction and Fact

  • Even the brownest of thumbs have been known to turn green with hydroculture.

    How To Avoid Housework

  • She melted right down into the biggest, brownest cow flop of them all, and I heard an echoing "Ho-ho-ho!" from the walls.

    Question Quest

  • Mountain that shed the brownest horror on its woods was the existence of the terrible region known as Rattlesnake Ledge, and still tenanted by those damnable reptiles, which distil a fiercer venom under our cold northern sky than the cobra himself in the land of tropical spices and poisons.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 05, No. 28, February, 1860

  • Jane, the help, who made the brownest and crispest of molasses cookies, and the most delicious twisted doughnuts, said he was a

    Master Sunshine


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