Definitions for "Tawny"
Keywords:  lion, brownish, yellowish, tan, dull
Of a dull yellowish brown color, like things tanned, or persons who are sunburnt; as, tawny Moor or Spaniard; the tawny lion.
1. of a dark yellowish or dull yellowish-brown color. 2. a shade of brown tinged with yellow; dull yellowish brown (Stein 1966).
The brownish or amber color characteristic of wine such as port that has been aged in wood.