What does brownish mean?

brownish meaning in General Dictionary

Somewhat brown

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  • of a color like lumber or earth
  • notably brown.

brownish meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Somewhat brown.


Sentence Examples with the word brownish

On the south coast of the same island are coarse-grained, brownish micaceous and light-coloured calcareous sandstone and marls, containing fossils, which render it probable that they are of the same age as the coal-bearing Jurassic rocks of Brora (Scotland) and the Middle Dogger of Yorkshire.

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