Noun(1) wood of any of various mahogany trees; much used for cabinetwork and furniture(2) any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish(3) a shade of brown with a tinge of red
(1) Grain patterns in the mahogany are too indistinct to establish that boards in the two tables came from the same tree, although such comparisons often prove very useful.(2) The other was a mare the color of narra, a wood that her Pappy used throughout his house in Maui, a reddish brown richer than mahogany .(3) He had dark mahogany hair that was parted in the middle and fell just below his cheekbones, half covering his dark eyes.(4) Three wood species are available: all heart redwood, mahogany , and Western red cedar.(5) Wood benches made from hardwood such as teak, redwood, mahogany , or cedar can stay outside year-round.(6) The bath was enormous, shiny white and surrounded by a wide shelf of polished mahogany .(7) Traditionally, guitars are made from the world's finest cuts of mahogany and rosewood harvested from rainforests in countries like Brazil.(8) While the other built-in wardrobes are teak, mahogany is used in the final bedroom.(9) In addition to seafood, the Atlantic coast is rich in other resources, including pine, rosewood, and mahogany as well as gold and silver.(10) That bassoon he played was made out of rich mahogany with red-gold keys.(11) The carpet, a rich red mahogany , sunk a little to the touch, making it pleasant to walk on.(12) My eldest son's holiday reading was the brand new Harry Potter and, with his sun-streaked hair and mahogany tan, he looked like a local.(13) Folly has now been followed up with the release of a second, stronger offering, Executioner, a 4.5 per cent dark beer, with a rich mahogany , almost reddish colour.(14) Chien was seven years her senior and looked more Filipino than Chinese with his tan complexion, mahogany brown eyes and lanky figure.(15) She tucked a strand of mahogany brown hair that had come loose from her braid behind her ear and smiled at Royce.(16) Trees in the forests include the juniper, the mountain mahogany , the pinion and other pines.