Definition of Brick red

1. Noun. A bright reddish-brown color.




Definition of Brick red

1. Noun. warm brownish-red colour similar to that of red clay bricks. ¹

2. Adjective. Of a warm brownish-red colour similar to that of red clay bricks. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brick Red

bribers
bribery
bribes
bribetaking
bribing
bric-a-brac
brick
brick-tea
brick by brick
brick cheese
brick house
brick houses
brick in
brick it
brick over
brick red (current term)
brick trowel
brick up
brick veneer
brick veneers
brick wall
brick walls
brickbat
brickbats
brickdust deposit
bricked
bricked up
bricken

Literary usage of Brick red

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1. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1883)
"It is not even apparent, at present, that this brick-red organ, which I have examined, is of a glandular nature at all." Dr. Packard first described these ..."

2. Catalogue of Section One of the Museum of the Geological Survey, Embracing by George Christian Hoffmann (1893)
"(2) Soft brick (red), made from clay No. 4956.—J. McMichael, Kingston, 0., 1885. ... (3) Stock brick (red), machine-made, made from clay No. 4956. ..."

3. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1887)
"Bright brick-red, fine granular, somewhat reniform, the surface assuming slightly fibrous crystalline appearance. Durango ; from my Cabinet, I. a and b. 2. ..."

4. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences by New York Academy of Sciences (1917)
"... brick red. gray and purplish, sandy; contains several thin beds of gray to white sandstone 116 Sandstone. gray; weathers In-own; indurated at base, ..."

5. A Manual of the Infusoria: Including a Description of All Known Flagellate by William Saville-Kent (1880)
"While most usually of a brick-red hue, Claparede and Lachmann mention that the colour in this species is sometimes entirely absent, while in other instances ..."

6. A Practical Essay on the Analysis of Minerals: Exemplifying the Best Methods by Friedrich Christian Accum (1809)
"The ores called Fibrous Red Copper, and Tile, or brick red Copper Ore, Copper Malm, all belong to this class, and may be examined in a like manner. ..."

7. A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences by Henry Watts (1869)
"It is of brick-red colour, spotted with white, dull, opaque, friable, adheres strongly to the tongue, and breaks up in water into coarse Jumps, ..."

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