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red

red

 
pronunciation:
red
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: the color of blood; the first color on the color spectrum.
 
part of speech: adjective
inflections: redder, reddest
definition: having the color red.
derivations: reddish (adj.), redly (adv.), reddishness (n.), redness (n.)
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The words red and read (the past tense verb) sound alike but have different meanings.
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  • redness:
    the condition of being red.
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