Sentence Examples


  • The bake lights came on briefly as he slowed down for the bridge and then the truck disappeared into a cloud of tawny dust.
  • The sun had baked the sage grass a tawny color in the fields.
  • The stock pond stared up at her coldly from the tawny pasture like a huge eye, the ice-covered edges surrounding a deep blue iris.
  • Although new-born fawns are spotted, the adults are in the main uniformly coloured; the general tint of the coat at all seasons being reddish tawny with a more or less marked tendency to grey.
  • Other Indian cats with a tawny or fulvous type of colouring are probably the more or less modified descendants of the jungle-cat.

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