chestnut brown


Definition of chestnut brown

: a moderate brown that is yellower and duller than toast brown, yellower, less strong, and slightly lighter than bay, redder and lighter than coffee, and yellower and slightly duller than auburn — compare chestnut sense 2b

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“Chestnut brown.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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