Browning - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbraʊnɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word browning
Brit.  |ˈbraʊnɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word browning
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to brown

noun

- United States inventor of firearms (especially automatic pistols and repeating rifles and a machine gun called the Peacemaker) (1855-1926)
- English poet and husband of Elizabeth Barrett Browning noted for his dramatic monologues (1812-1889)
- English poet best remembered for love sonnets written to her husband Robert Browning (1806-1861)
- cooking to a brown crispiness over a fire or on a grill (syn: toasting)

Examples

Take one spoonful of red wine, half as much of browning.

The chicken is browning in the oven.

Robert Browning junior

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