reddish


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red·dish

 (rĕd′ĭsh)
adj.
Mixed or tinged with red; somewhat red.

red′dish·ness n.

reddish

(ˈrɛdɪʃ)
adj
somewhat red
ˈreddishly adv
ˈreddishness n

red•dish

(ˈrɛd ɪʃ)

adj.
somewhat red; tending to red; tinged with red.
[1350–1400]
red′dish•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.reddish - of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
Translations
مائِل إلى الحُمْرَه
narudlý
rødlig
punertava
vöröses
rauîleitur
rdečkast
kırmızımtrak

reddish

[ˈredɪʃ] ADJ [colour, hair] → rojizo

reddish

[ˈrɛdɪʃ] adj
[hue, colour, stone, leaves] → rougeâtre
[brown, orange, purple] → rougeâtre
[hair, beard] → qui tire sur le roux

reddish

adjrötlich; reddish-brownrotbraun

reddish

[ˈrɛdɪʃ] adjrossiccio/a, rossastro/a; (hair) → rossiccio/a

red

(red) noun, adjective
1. (of) the colour of blood. a red car/dress / cheeks; red cheeks; a red car/dress / cheeks; Her eyes were red with crying.
2. (of hair or fur) (of) a colour which varies between a golden brown and a deep reddish-brown.
3. (a) communist. Red China; A lot of his university friends are Reds.
the Red Army
the army of the former USSR.
ˈredden verb
1. to make or become red or redder. to redden the lips with lipstick.
2. to blush. She reddened as she realized her mistake.
ˈreddish adjective
slightly red. reddish hair.
ˈredness noun
ˈredcurrant noun
a type of garden bush grown for its small red fruit.
ˈredhead noun
a person with red hair.
red herring
1. something that leads people away from the main point in a discussion.
2. a false clue or line of enquiry.
ˌred-ˈhot adjective
(of metal etc) so hot that it is glowing red. red-hot steel; This iron is red-hot.
Red Indian
a North American Indian.
red-letter day
a day which will always be remembered because of something especially good that happened on it.
red tape
annoying and unnecessary rules and regulations.
be in the red
to be in debt.
catch red-handed
to find (a person) in the act of doing wrong. The police caught the thief red-handed.
see red
to become angry. When he started criticizing my work, I really saw red.

reddish

a. rojizo-a, enrojecido-a.

reddish

adj rojizo
References in classic literature ?
Cook, said Stubb, rapidly lifting a rather reddish morsel to his mouth, don't you think this steak is rather overdone?
The building is wholly of wood, reddish brown in tint, a very pleasing color.
When she got fairly into the garden she saw that he probably did intend to stay because he had alighted on a dwarf apple-tree and under the apple-tree was lying a little reddish animal with a Bushy tail, and both of them were watching the stooping body and rust-red head of Dickon, who was kneeling on the grass working hard.
There appeared a vast multitude of hideous savages, not more than two feet high and covered with reddish fur.
Her skin was of a light reddish copper color, against which the crimson glow of her cheeks and the ruby of her beautifully molded lips shone with a strangely enhancing effect.
The mixture, which was at first of a reddish hue, began, in proportion as the crystals melted, to brighten in colour, to effervesce audibly, and to throw off small fumes of vapour.
The forehead is broad and fine, rising at first almost straight and then sloping back above two bumps or ridges wide apart, such a forehead that the reddish hair cannot possibly tumble over it, but falls naturally back and to the sides.
At this depth I could still see the rays of the sun, though feebly; to their intense brilliancy had succeeded a reddish twilight, the lowest state between day and night; but we could still see well enough; it was not necessary to resort to the Ruhmkorff apparatus as yet.
I did not know then that a reddish luminosity, at least, is not uncommon in human eyes.
And their backs seemed no longer white, but reddish.
A reddish flash at the edge, the slightest projection of the outline just as the chronometer struck midnight; and at that I told Ogilvy and he took my place.
It was a grain of a reddish color, which dissolved immediately.