part of speech: noun

definition: the color that comes from mixing red, yellow, and black paint.


part of speech: adjective

inflections: browner, brownest

definition: having the color brown.

  • Brown leaves fell from the tree.


part of speech: verb

inflections: browns, browning, browned

definition: to make or become brown in cooking.

  • I browned the fish in the frying pan.

derivations: brownish (adj.), brownness (n.)