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Definition of brown verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they brown
he / she / it browns
past simple browned
-ing form browning
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to become brown; to make something brown Heat the butter until it browns. The grass was browning in patches. brown something Brown the onions before adding the meat.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: brown