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red·head

 (rĕd′hĕd′)
n.
1. A person with red hair.
2. A North American duck (Aythya americana), the male of which has a gray back and wings, a red head, and a black breast.

redhead

(ˈrɛdˌhɛd)
n
1. a person with red hair
2. (Animals) a diving duck, Aythya americana, of North America, the male of which has a grey-and-black body and a reddish-brown head

red•head

(ˈrɛdˌhɛd)

n.
1. a person with red hair.
2. a North American diving duck, Aythya americana, the male of which has a chestnut-red head.
[1655–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.redhead - someone who has red hairredhead - someone who has red hair    
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
2.redhead - North American diving duck with a grey-and-black body and reddish-brown headredhead - North American diving duck with a grey-and-black body and reddish-brown head
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Aythya, genus Aythya - canvasback; redhead; pochard; etc.
3.redhead - black-and-white North American woodpecker having a red head and neckredhead - black-and-white North American woodpecker having a red head and neck
peckerwood, woodpecker, pecker - bird with strong claws and a stiff tail adapted for climbing and a hard chisel-like bill for boring into wood for insects
genus Melanerpes, Melanerpes - a genus of Picidae
Translations
ذو شَعْرٍ أحْمَرشَعْرُ أَحْمَر
zrzekzrzka
rødhåret person
punapää
crvenokos
vörös
rauîhærîur maîur
赤毛
머리털이 붉은 사람
ryšavec
rdečelasec
rödhårig person
คนที่มีผมสีแดง
kızıl saçlıkızıl saçlı kimse
người có tóc đỏ

redhead

[ˈredhed] Npelirrojo/a m/f

redhead

[ˈrɛdhɛd] nroux (rousse)m/fred-headed [ˌrɛdˈhɛdɪd] adjroux(rousse)red herring n
that's a red herring → c'est pour brouiller les pistesred-hot [ˌrɛdˈhɒt] adj
[iron, metal] → brûlant(e), chauffé(e) au rouge; [lava, stone, coals] → incandescent(e)
(= too hot to touch) [radiator] → brûlant(e)
(= excellent) [performance, lover] → extraordinaire; [competition] → passionnant(e)
the red-hot favourite → le grand favori(la)(e)(te)
(= latest) [news, information] → de dernière minuteredial button [ˈriːdaɪəlbʌtən] ntouche f bisredial facility [ˈriːdaɪəlfəsɪlɪti] nrappel m du dernier numéro composéRed Indian n (offensive)Peau-Rouge mf

redhead

[ˈrɛdˌhɛd] n (person with red hair) → rosso/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.

redhead

شَعْرُ أَحْمَر zrzek rødhåret person Rothaariger κοκκινομάλλης pelirrojo punapää roux crvenokos rosso 赤毛 머리털이 붉은 사람 roodharige rødtopp rudzielec ruivo рыжий rödhårig person คนที่มีผมสีแดง kızıl saçlı người có tóc đỏ 红发的人
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Redhead led, with a black-haired young man at his shoulder, and it was plain that the race lay between these two.
An' now that other gang's going up--they're Redhead's." He turned to Saxon with a reassuring smile.
Nice toasts these Redheads will be drinking, wherever we buy it."
The Virgin Islands joins the rest of the Eastern Caribbean in mourning the passing of His Lordship the late Honourable Justice Albert Redhead.
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Redhead, 37, of Warwick Drive, Sunderland, is accused of making 56 category A images, 19 category B, and 120 category C from January 13, 2012, to February 2 this year.
Waiting to be served at a food truck, Liam Fife was standing with three friends he met at "Roodharigendag" (redhead day) the biggest get-together of redheads in the world which taken place every year in the Netherlands.
Sherwin-Williams announced, through its General Industrial division, the addition of Kiki Redhead as color and trend lead for Industrial Coatings.
And Tobias Anthony, an Aussie ginger, is reclaiming the redhead's place in the annals with his new book, Ginger Pride - A Redheaded History of the World.
Author Steve Redhead (cultural studies, Flinders University, Australia) writes the AaAaAeA Theoretical TimesAaAaAeA blog.
We can more easily spot a redhead in a crowd than a blonde or brunette.