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verb (used with or without object)
  1. to make or become brown or dark.
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Origin of embrown

First recorded in 1660–70; em-1 + brown
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Examples from the Web for embrown

Historical Examples

  • The sun of Egypt had embrown'd his face, And time had ripen'd every youthful grace.

    Elegies and Other Small Poems

    Matilda Betham