English dictionary definition of:

red


Noun

  • red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
  • a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
  • emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
  • the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue

Adjective

  • of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
  • characterized by violence or bloodshed
  • (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion

Thesaurus

blood-red   bolshevik   bolshie   bolshy   carmine   cerise   cherry   cherry-red   crimson   flushed   loss   marxist   red-faced   reddened   reddish   redness   ruby   ruby-red   ruddy   scarlet   violent  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 2: Section 1 and learn about the word red in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Words with e or o.

Other Spellzone word lists: Colours, basic

Scrabble score for red


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 13:01:44 on 11-02-20

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