Entry from British & World English dictionary
Of a deep reddish-brown colour: chestnut-coloured cattle
More example sentences
- Emilia was a beauty, with her classic features, her skin like porcelain, and her rich, chestnut-coloured curls.
- Some neighbours said the chestnut-coloured dog was normally placid and might have been disturbed by fireworks being set off to mark New Year.
- He caught a glimpse of a bright, chestnut-coloured tail with a dark band across it, and knew it was a bird he had never seen before.
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