Definition of brunette noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//bruːˈnet//
; NAmE NAmE//bruːˈnet//
Hair colour
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(sometimes offensive) a white-skinned woman with dark brown hair compare blonde, redhead See related entries: Hair colour Word Origin mid 16th cent.: from French, feminine of brunet, diminutive of brun ‘brown’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: brunette