- yellowish brown or reddish brown
- a coarse homespun cloth, reddish-brown or brownish, formerly used for clothing by country people
- a winter apple with a rough, mottled skin
Origin of russetMiddle English from Old French rousset, diminutive of rous from Classical Latin russus, reddish from Indo-European an unverified form rudhso- from base an unverified form reudh-, red
- yellowish-brown or reddish-brown
- made of russet (cloth)
- Archaic rustic, simple, etc.