Definition of brick :
1. A block or clay tempered with water, sand, etc., molded into a regular form, usually rectangular, and sun- dried, or burnt in a kiln, or in a heap or stack called a clamp.
2. A good fellow; a merry person; as, you 're a brick.
3. Any oblong rectangular mass; as, a brick of maple sugar; a penny brick ( of bread).
4. Bricks, collectively, as designating that kind of material; as, a load of brick; a thousand of brick.
5. To imitate or counterfeit a brick wall on, as by smearing plaster with red ocher, making the joints with an edge tool, and pointing them.
6. To lay or pave with bricks; to surround, line, or construct with bricks.
miscue, fluff, gaffe, gaff, aggregate, adobe, Roman brick, fumble, screwup, misstep, slip, stone, cement, asbestos, glass brick, inaccuracy, stumble, flub, board, cinder block, mistake, concrete block, clanger, masonry, paved, slipup, goof, boo-boo, boob, trip, fault, blunder, boarding, clinker, brownstone, slab, pressed brick, chunk, oversight, cement block, caulk, lapse, bitumen, bobble, block
red (part of speech: adjective)
- About the same time money was raised for a brick church and a brick state- house. - "England in America, 1580-1652", Lyon Gardiner Tyler.
- Cornelius found me there on the afternoon which followed his Shakspearian reading, and he said with some curiosity: " Daisy, what attraction is there in that prospect of brick and smoke?" - "Daisy Burns (Volume 2)", Julia Kavanagh.
- There's a turnstile in the brick wall of the garden, a little iron turnstile- but you know it well, both of you;" and he broke off with a laugh. - "The Turnstile", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.