of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
red, ↑reddish, ↑ruddy, ↑carmine, ↑cerise, ↑cherry, ↑cherry-red, ↑crimson, ↑ruby, ↑ruby-red, ↑scarlet
Similar to: ↑chromatic
Derivationally related forms:
scarlet (for: ↑scarlet), ↑crimson (for: ↑crimson), ↑cherry (for: ↑cherry), ↑cerise (for: ↑cerise), ↑carmine (for: ↑carmine), ↑ruddiness (for: ↑ruddy), ↑red (for: ↑red), ↑redness (for: ↑red)

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