nut brown

nutbrown

[nuht-broun]
adjective
dark brown, as many nuts when ripe.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English. See nut, brown

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nutbrown (ˈnʌtˈbraʊn)
 
adj
of a brownish colour, esp a reddish-brown: nutbrown hair

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