coppery coppery  /ˈkɑ pə ri/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of something having the color of copper

Usage(s):

  1. He dyed his hair a coppery red for World Cup play four years ago, which set off a craze for multihued follicles among Japan's youth.
  2. Holly Jane Hyde, daughter of a Rhode Island chicken and apple farmer, had been a lively youngster and, with her brilliant coppery hair, was as bright as a new penny.
  3. Her pale, clear skin is free of makeup, her coppery hair swept off her face except for her trademark fringe.

News

  1. Japanese Beetles Back In The QCA

    It's that time of year when we start to see Japanese beetles in the area. They have shiny metal green heads with the wings a coppery-red color.       Experts say adult beetles typical emerge sometime in
    on July 2, 2013     Source: KWQC-TV 6 Davenport

  2. Carly Rae Jepsen Showed Off Her Red Locks With Soft Waves

    Carly Rae Jepsen attends Seventeen Magazine Luncheon Honoring "Pretty Amazing" Finalists at Hearst Tower on June 27, 2013 in New York City. (Getty Images North America) more pics » Carly Rae Jepsen's Long Waves Carly Rae Jepsen 's coppery locks looked vibrant and fiery at the 'Seventeen' Magazine celebration for the 'Pretty Amazing' finalists. The singer also donned a light, blush-colored blazer ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

Quotes

  • After examining fossilised feathers from Messel in Germany, Briggs says the creature that sported the feather was black with a "strongly lustrous iridescent blue, green or coppery sheen".
    on Aug 30, 2009 By: Derek Briggs Source: New Zealand Herald

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