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Meaning of AUBURN

Pronunciation:  'oburn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  (of hair) "auburn hair"
 

AUBURN is a 6 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: colored, colorful, coloured, in color(p), reddish-brown
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Au"burn\, a. [OE. auburne blonde, OF. alborne, auborne,
fr. LL. alburnus whitish, fr. L. albus white. Cf. {Alburn}.]
1. Flaxen-colored. [Obs.] --Florio.

2. Reddish brown.

         His auburn locks on either shoulder flowed.
                                               --Dryden.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: adust, bay, bayard, bay-colored, brazen, bronze, bronze-colored, bronzed, brownish-red, carroty, castaneous, chestnut, chestnut-brown, copper, copper-colored, coppery, cupreous, erythristic, ferruginous, foxy, henna, liver-brown, liver-colored, livid-brown, mahogany, red-crested, reddish-brown, red-haired, red-polled, red-tufted, roan, rubiginous, rufous, russet, russety, rust, rust-colored, rusty, sunburned, terra-cotta, Titian, xanthous
 

 

 

 

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