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synonyms for olive-brown

  • beige
  • brownish
  • drab
  • khaki
  • biscuit
  • bronze
  • brown
  • buff
  • cream
  • ecru
  • gold
  • natural
  • olive
  • saddle
  • sand
  • suntan
  • umber
  • leather-colored
  • tawny
  • yellowish
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How to use olive-brown in a sentence

The case was an assault and battery that came off between two men named Brown and Henderson.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
"There's just one thing I'd like to ask, if you don't mind," said Cynthia, coming suddenly out of a brown study.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
It separates into three layers upon standing—a brown deposit, a clear fluid, and a frothy layer.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
I pictured him as slim and young looking, smooth-faced, with golden curly hair, and big brown eyes.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
Mr. Brown seizes the proffered member, and gives it as hearty a pressure as the publicity of the occasion will permit.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
His hair was darker—almost brown save at the temples, where age had faded it to an ashen colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
They are succeeded by kidney shaped capsules of a brown color.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
And he himself brought her the golden-brown bouillon, in a dainty Sevres cup, with a flaky cracker or two on the saucer.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Out gets Uncle David, looking brown and healthy after his northern excursion.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
The seeds of some species are of a dark brown while others are of a lighter shade.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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WORDS RELATED TO OLIVE-BROWN

  • beige
  • biscuit
  • bronze
  • brown
  • brownish
  • buff
  • cream
  • drab
  • ecru
  • gold
  • khaki
  • leather-colored
  • natural
  • olive
  • olive-brown
  • saddle
  • sand
  • suntan
  • tawny
  • umber
  • yellowish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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