What does the word coppery mean?

Usage examples for coppery

  1. His coppery colour, his long straight black hair, his dark and wild piercing eye, with his somewhat odd attire, told you at once he was of a different race from any of the others. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  2. In their mode of life these people- tall, well- made, attractive, and coppery- colored folk- were what is now termed communists, that is, they lived from common stores and had all an equal share in the land and its yield- the products of their vegetable gardens, their hunting and fishing expeditions, their home labors, and their household goods. – Historic Girls by E. S. Brooks
  3. Ducher, 1870. Coppery buff yellow. – Roses and Rose Growing by Rose Georgina Kingsley