walnut brown

noun

Definition of walnut brown

: a light yellowish brown that is redder, lighter, and stronger than khaki, paler and slightly yellower than cinnamon, slightly redder and lighter than manila, and stronger and slightly redder and lighter than fallow and is the color of the shell of the English walnut distinguished from walnut

called also taffy

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“Walnut brown.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/walnut%20brown. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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