Definition of Imbrown

1. v. t. To make brown; to obscure; to darken; to tan; as, features imbrowned by exposure.



Definition of Imbrown

1. Verb. (archaic form of embrown) ¹

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Definition of Imbrown

1. to embrown [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: embrown

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Imbrown

imbricate
imbricated
imbricates
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imbrication
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imbricative
imbrices
imbring
imbrocado
imbrocadoes
imbroglii
imbroglio
imbroglios
imbrown (current term)
imbrowned
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imbrue
imbrued
imbruement
imbruements
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imbrute
imbruted
imbrutement
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Literary usage of Imbrown

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1. The Seasons by James Thomson (1744)
"BUT fee the fading many-colour'd Woods, 960 Shade deepening over Shade, the Country round imbrown; a crouded Umbrage, ..."

2. The Lusiad: Or, The Discovery of India: an Epic Poem by Luís de Camões, William Julius Mickle (1809)
"... imbrown'd with dust a beaten pathway shews Where 'midst umbrageous palms the fountain flows; From thence at will they bear the liquid health; ..."

3. The Influence of Milton on English Poetry by Raymond Dexter Havens (1922)
"6oo APPENDIX A Where a tall citron's shade imbrown'd The soft lap of the fragrant ground. Where the unpierced shade imbrown'd the noon-tide bowers. ..."

4. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1806)
"C. 2, I. 4 Now was the day departing, and the'air v imbrown'd with shadows, ... All animals on earth/ imbrown'd the noontide bowers.' PL b. 4, 24i. .__ '• . ..."

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