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burnt orange  (bɜːnt ˈɒrɪndʒ) 



  1. of a dark orange colour, sometimes due to calcination of orange pigment   ⇒ Karen wears a burnt orange, four-button jacket and pant combination.


  1. a dark orange colour   ⇒ If red is too overpowering, try earthy browns, terracotta, burnt orange or nutty yellows.,   ⇒ a piece of clothing in burnt orange

Example Sentences Including 'burnt orange'

Ferociously, Posy ground the toe of her matching burnt orange boot into the shingle path.
Christina Jones TICKLED PINK (2002)


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