Definition of Brown-haired

1. Adjective. Having hair of a dark color. "A dark-haired beauty"

Exact synonyms: Black-haired, Dark-haired
Similar to: Brunet, Brunette



Lexicographical Neighbors of Brown-haired

browbeaten
browbeating
browbeats
browbone
browbones
browbound
browdyng
browed
browless
browlift
brown
brown-bag
brown-bagger
brown-bill
brown-haired (current term)
brown-nose
brown-noser
brown-nosers
brown-noses
brown-out
brown-outs
brown-recluse
brown-sequard syndrome
brown-tail moth
brown Betty
brown Windsor soup
brown adipose tissue
brown ale
brown ales

Literary usage of Brown-haired

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1902)
"Warburg's experience suggests that the brown-haired larvas of L. meridionalis X ... x (meridian'ai'is x viburni, brown-haired larva)]. ..."

2. The Hair: Its Growth, Care, Diseases and Treatment by Charles Henri Leonard (1879)
"Black-haired people are most prone to consumption; the brown-haired the least so. ... To the brown-haired individuals is ascribed acute rheumatism, ..."

3. The Celtic Magazine (1884)
"ported by tradition, that " every one who is white-skinned, brown- haired, bountiful in the bestowal on the bards of jewels, wealth, and rings, ..."

4. Through the School: The Experiences of a Mill Boy in Securing an Education by Frederic Kenyon Brown (1912)
"I paid my quarter, willingly, and went to my room, linking an unknown, unnamed, intangible "brown-haired young woman" with the waiting parsonage. ..."

5. The Saxon and the Celt: A Study in Sociology by John Mackinnon Robertson (1897)
"... or stature, save in so far as we find there, as in England and Scotland, a majority of dark or brown-haired people. The common notion that Irishmen are ..."

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