What does the word brownish mean?

Usage examples for brownish

  1. The ground is a greenish or brownish white. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  2. A brick fireplace of generous proportions with a high, narrow mantel shelf of brownish red marble occupied most of one of the other, and narrower, walls. – The Heart of Arethusa by Francis Barton Fox
  3. Brownish fungus was underfoot. – The Mad Planet by Murray Leinster