Adjective "brick red" definition and examples



1. a block of clay hardened by drying in the sun or burning in a kiln, and used for building, paving, etc.: traditionally, in the U.S., a rectangle

2.25 ×

3.75 × 8 inches (

5.7 × 9.5 × 20.3 cm), red, brown, or yellow in color.

2. such blocks collectively.

3. the material of which such blocks are made.

4. any block or bar having a similar size and shape: a gold brick; an ice-cream brick.

5. the length of a brick as a measure of thickness, as of a wall: one and a half bricks thick. |-