Definition of Brunette

1. Noun. A person with dark (brown) hair.

Exact synonyms: Brunet
Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul



2. Adjective. Marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes. "A brunette beauty"

Definition of Brunette

1. n. A girl or woman with a somewhat brown or dark complexion.

Definition of Brunette

1. Adjective. Of a woman or girl, having brown or black hair. ¹

2. Noun. A girl or woman with brown or black hair. ¹

3. Noun. A white brunette with dark eyes and a relatively dark or olive complexion. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Brunette

1. a dark-haired female [n -S]

Medical Definition of Brunette

1. A girl or woman with a somewhat brown or dark complexion. Having a dark tint. Origin: F. Brunet, brunette, brownish, dim. Of brun, brune, brown, fr. OHG. Brn. See Brown. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brunette

brummers
brumous
brumously
brunch
brunch coat
brunched
bruncher
brunchers
brunches
brunching
brunchtime
brunchtimes
brunei
brunet
brunets
brunette (current term)
brunettes
brung
brunion
brunions
brunizem
brunizems
brunner's glands
brunneroma
brunnerosis
brunogeierite
brunoise
brunonian
brunost
brunt

Literary usage of Brunette

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1. Masques and Mummers: Essays on the Theatre of Here and Now by Charles Frederic Nirdlinger (1899)
"They knew a brunette in those days. The record is interesting chiefly as ... Eastern sagacity attributed to the brunette the same prowess of mischief with ..."

2. The American Stud Book by Sanders Dewees Bruce (1889)
"brunette (late Omega.), bm, foaled 1876: bred by Dr. WR Tomp- kins. ... brunette (Bygone), bm, foaled 1877; bred and owned by General WG Harding, ..."

3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"The dark hazel eyes of the lovely brunette," where very dark eyes were intended. Lichfield. .... brunette ..."

4. Romantic Love and Personal Beauty: Their Development, Causal Relations by Henry Theophilus Finck (1887)
"brunette VERSUS BLONDE Thus we have evidence showing that during the epoch preceding the general prevalence of Romantic Love, the blond type was considered ..."

5. Selections from the Poetical Works of Mortimer Collins by Mortimer Collins (1886)
"BLONDE AND brunette. THERE'S a beautiful blonde for whom I have been mad in my ... There is also a rare brunette, Years ago beloved by me ; Purple suns that ..."

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