Noun(1) an earth pigment(2) a medium brown to dark-brown color
Adjective(1) of the color of any of various natural brown earth pigments
(1) There was an umber and ozone odor, like lightning striking the loam of a farmer's field.(2) However, there is an understain of reddish umber that leaks around the forms and masses.(3) The air is heavy with the scent of dates and rain, and the umber of the dunes is brilliant against the grim sky.(4) The form of the majestic eagle grew dim, flickering blurrily, until superimposed upon it appeared the image of a noble, high-browed elf with hair of dark umber .(5) This generally quiet area features sun-drenched murals in gold, umber , and burnt red.(6) Areas can also be kept just the reddish brown of the sanguine, umber or black, depending on the artist's wishes.(7) When Claude Monet wanted a brown, he typically mixed it from primary colors rather than using traditional earth pigments such as sienna and umber .(8) His hair was an umber mass of spikes, and his eyes were like two chips of obsidian, giving him a somewhat sinister look.(9) Across the island, the lush green taro is replaced by the copper and umber striations of Waimea Canyon, the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, whose colors grow red in the late afternoon light.(10) Cassie can't help turning a deep shade of umber .(11) After laying down discrete patches of dark umber in grid formations, Briggs dragged an unloaded brush through the pigment, leaving behind episodic squiggles that vaguely resemble Chinese characters.(12) With horizontal swaths of greens and umber on their lower portions and lightening shades of blue at the top, the paintings suggest landscapes.(13) the village is built entirely of crumbling umber limestone(14) Characteristically he painted in thick impasto, mainly with a palette knife and generally in subdued ochre and umber tones.(15) It may be added that the dorsal spine shows brightly in the water, forming a conspicuous anterior rime to the dorsal fin, whose remaining margin, in reality of a dark umber , now appears jet-black.(16) Methodical studies in a sketchbook show the results of stumbling various colors over a dark red composed of cadmium red and umber .
(1) burnt umber :: gebrande omber
1. burnt umber ::
2. coffee ::
3. chocolate ::
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