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Brown is an arbitrary color classification consisting of dark and/or desaturated color variations of red, orange, and yellow (mostly orange).

It, like many of the colors, can tie into multiple aesthetics.

Colour Symbolism[]

Brown is often associated with nature, dirt and the earth. The colour can symbolize many positive feelings, for instance:

  • Nurturing
  • Stability
  • Reliability
  • Dependability
  • Resilience
  • Security
  • Safety
  • Warmth
  • Comfort
  • Honesty
  • Sincerity
  • Practicality
  • Sensibility

But others feel that it symbolizes more negative feelings, such as:

  • Loneliness
  • Sadness
  • Emptiness
  • Stark
  • Vast
  • Isolation
  • Cheapness
  • Stinginess
  • Dullness
  • Predictability

Brown and green are the two most predominant colours in nature.

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