from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Red as a rose; specifically (Zoöl.), of a pure purplish red color.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Red as a red rose.
- n. A luminous and chromatic crimson.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of a deep slightly bluish red color
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