Definition of 'brownie point'
Example sentences containing 'Brownie point'
Check the website regularly for special offers which are hard to say no to and score brownie points with your partner.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2016)
That's not me trying to get brownie points, either.The Sun (2016)
Want to score brownie points with your other half or BFF by whisking them away for two nights of pure luxury and pampering?The Sun (2014)
So, as well as improving the quality of natural light in your home, you get ecological brownie points for using fewer light bulbs.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Though I don't know if it would score any brownie points with me if a guy approached me wearing one.The Sun (2011)
Definition of brownie point from the Collins English Dictionary
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