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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A row house built of a particular colored sandstone.

Usage examples (33)
  • The Lowenstein (Jolly Royal) building, a beautiful brownstone, is lost and now the Lincoln American Tower is on fire.
  • So if the brownstone is well maintained, it's got the ironwork out front, it's got the street lamp — it's evocative.
  • Chas, I think you extend the "brownstone" analogy well with your references to Wright and "Levittowns."
  • We have some excellent "brownstone" desings, where the game mechanics are defined long before a "pretty face" is placed on it. for more
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