Thesaurus / tawny
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Curious rivulets of tawny brown ran here and there as far as the eye could reach.

Now the snow and ice were gone, and the tawny hue of the prairie was tinged with that perfect emerald of budding spring.

At last he made out a long, tawny shape on a low-lying bough of a tree at the very edge of the forest.

The Free RangersJoseph A. Altsheler

In pain and desperation I flew at another of the tawny devils.

Richard was quite a king among them, with his square shoulders, and his tawny moustache, and his blue eyes.

Richard VandermarckMiriam Coles Harris

He was a tawny giant, exuding a force and virility and a compelling magnetism that gripped one instantly.

Square Deal SandersonCharles Alden Seltzer

Her hair was tawny in shade—she had quantities of it, and she wore it picturesquely round her stately, statuesque head.

The sun shone on tawny desert hills, like lions creeping stealthily out from the horizon toward the Nile to drink.

It Happened in EgyptC. N. Williamson

Eastward the wide expanse of green was edged by a line of tawny sands, where the turf swept down to the bluffs.

Deering of DealLatta Griswold

Rob never spoke of the Tawny Owl without an effort, but he showed that he appreciated Dick's unspoken sympathy.

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