seal brown


noun

a rich, dark brown suggestive of dressed and dyed sealskin.

Origin of seal brown

First recorded in 1880–85

OTHER WORDS FROM seal brown

seal-brown, adjective
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seal brown

noun

  1. a dark brown colour often with a yellowish or greyish tinge
  2. (as adjective)a seal-brown dress
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