HyperDic: brownie

English > 3 senses of the word Brownie / brownie:
NOUNperson Browniea junior Girl Scout
person brownie, elf, hob, gremlin, pixie, pixy, imp(folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous
foodbrowniesquare or bar of very rich chocolate cake usually with nuts
Brownie / brownie > pronunciation
Rhymesabalone ... Zuni: 221 rhymes with niy...
English > Brownie: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA junior Girl Scout.
BroaderGirl ScoutA girl who is a member of the Girl Scouts
Spanishalita, niña exploradora
English > brownie: 3 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
Synonymself, hob, gremlin, pixie, pixy, imp
CategoryfolkloreThe unwritten lore (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture
NarrowerleprechaunA mischievous elf in Irish folklore
sandmanAn elf in fairy stories who sprinkles sand in children's eyes to make them sleepy
Broaderfairy, faery, faerie, fay, spriteA small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
Spanishduende, elfo, geniecillo, gnomo, gremlin, silfo
Catalanelf, follet, gnom, gremlin
English > brownie: 3 senses > noun 3, food
MeaningSquare or bar of very rich chocolate cake usually with nuts.
Broadercookie, cooky, biscuitAny of various small flat sweet cakes ('biscuit' is the British term)

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