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Definition of Red


  1. . imp. & p. p. of Read.
  2. To put on order; to make tidy; also, to free from entanglement or embarrassement; -- generally with up; as, to red up a house.
  3. Of the color of blood, or of a tint resembling that color; of the hue of that part of the rainbow, or of the solar spectrum, which is furthest from the violet part.
  4. The color of blood, or of that part of the spectrum farthest from violet, or a tint resembling these.
  5. A red pigment.
  6. An abbreviation for Red Republican. See under Red, a.
  7. The menses.

Red Quotations

Roses are red, violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
Oscar Levant

Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it's on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you've got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.
Taylor Swift

Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don't feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.
Marilyn Monroe

An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight... the truly wise person is colorblind.
Albert Schweitzer

I think everyone loves a slash of red lipstick.
Gwendoline Christie
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Red Translations

red in Afrikaans is rood
red in Dutch is rood, blozend
red in Finnish is punainen
red in French is rouge
red in German is rot
red in Italian is vermiglio, rosso
red in Latin is rutilus, puniceus, rufus
red in Portuguese is vermelho
red in Spanish is tinto, rojo
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