Definitions for brunettebruˈnɛt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. (of hair, eyes, skin, etc.) of a dark color or tone.

  2. (of a person) having dark hair and, often, dark eyes and darkish or olive skin.

  3. (n.)a person, esp. a female, with such coloration.

Origin of brunette:

1705–15; < F; fem. of brunet


Princeton's WordNet

  1. brunet, brunette(adj)

    a person with dark (brown) hair

  2. brunet, brunette(adj)

    marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes

    "a brunette beauty"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. brunette(noun)ˈnɛt

    a woman with dark hair


  1. brunette(Noun)

    A girl or woman with brown or black hair.

  2. brunette(Noun)

    A white brunette with dark eyes and a relatively dark or olive complexion.

  3. brunette(Adjective)

    Of a woman or girl, having brown or black hair.

  4. Origin: brunette, feminine of brunet, brown

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brunette(adj)

    a girl or woman with a somewhat brown or dark complexion

  2. Brunette(adj)

    having a dark tint

Translations for brunette

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a woman with brown or dark hair

He prefers blondes to brunettes.

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