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Synonyms for brunette

a person with dark (brown) hair

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


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He was later to learn that at times there were golden lights in those same gray eyes; but he had seen enough, as it was, to surprise him, for he became suddenly aware that he had always taken her for a brunette with brown eyes, as a matter of course.
Cordelia was a regal brunette with a coronet of midnight hair and duskly flashing eyes.
They were a royal pair of wanderlusters, he, big and broad-shouldered, she a small, brunette, and happy woman, whose one hundred and fifteen pounds were all grit and endurance, and withal, pleasing to look upon.
They fought between the tables like Titans, and glasses crashed, and men caught their hats up and were knocked down, and a brunette screamed, and a blonde began to sing "Teasing.
Liza Merkalova was a thin brunette, with an Oriental, languid type of face, and--as everyone used to say--exquisite enigmatic eyes.
Oh, you Bill, you," one of them, a buxom young brunette, was calling.
Saxon flattered herself that he showed vexation, and she conceived an immense dislike for the brunette.
Her complexion, a little yellow by day, like that of most brunettes, was dazzling at night under the wax candles, which brought out the brilliancy of her black hair and eyes.
Here too were the beautiful brunettes of the Gironde, with eyes which out-flashed their jewels, while beside them rode their blonde sisters of England, clear cut and aquiline, swathed in swans'-down and in ermine, for the air was biting though the sun was bright.
First, she steadfastly maintained that brunettes and all the tribe of dark-eyed humans were deceitful.
I receive loads of compliments being a blonde -far more than I ever received when I was a brunette.
John Frieda's new Brilliant Brunette range is the first compreh- ensive brand formulated to address the specific needs of brown hair.
But I knew how much the Geordies love Brown Ale so decided to make the Brunette to complement my Toon Ale Blonde.
THE platinum pop princess has flirted with brunette locks and she chose a dark chestnut look for her wedding to dancer Kevin Federline.
To transform yourself into a brunette beauty, try Clairol Nice 'n Easy in Natural Light Brown (116) for a rich warm shade of brown, or Natural Dark Brown (120) if you want to achieve a deep chocolate colour.