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brown belt

Syllabification: brown belt

Definition of brown belt in English:

noun

1A brown belt marking a high level of proficiency in judo, karate, or other martial arts, below that of a black belt.
Example sentences
  • I know about your brown belt in Karate, Judo, and Tae Kwon Do.
  • This is probably unrealistic, given that Razayee has only a brown belt in judo.
  • Sure he'd done some karate sparring with Manda, but his skill was still on the beginner's level, unlike Manda, who had a brown belt in karate.
1.1A person qualified to wear a brown belt in martial arts.
Example sentences
  • I'm a brown belt in Karate, Judo, and Tae Kwon Do.
  • I'm beginning to sense that brown belts are the karate equivalent of World War I infantrymen.
  • Victoria recalls the night they were all wrestling and Cara-Beth, a brown belt in karate, chipped one of Tiffany's teeth.

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