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synonyms for umbers

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

Some painters have a great liking for siennas and umbers as body colors for sleigh work.
PRACTICAL CARRIAGE AND WAGON PAINTINGMAYTON CLARENCE HILLICK
Shades are formed by the addition of the siennas, umbers, or black.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
The umbers are in the same class with the siennas and ochres.
THE PAINTER IN OILDANIEL BURLEIGH PARKHURST
It contains, however, a lower percentage of the latter than in the case of umbers.
PAINT TECHNOLOGY AND TESTSHENRY A. GARDNER
The older types of colouring matter—such as cadmium yellow, ochres, vermilion, umbers—have been superseded.
THE HANDBOOK OF SOAP MANUFACTUREW. H. SIMMONS
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