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Synonyms for red
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. red, redness(noun)

    red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood

    Synonyms:
    red ink, inflammation, bolshy, bolshie, loss, rubor, redness

    Antonyms:
    neutral, uncolored, uncoloured, bloodless, achromatic

  2. Red, Red River(noun)

    a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana

    Synonyms:
    red ink, bolshie, loss, redness, bolshy

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, bloodless, neutral, uncolored, uncoloured

  3. Bolshevik, Marxist, red, bolshie, bolshy(noun)

    emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries

    Synonyms:
    red ink, bolshie, loss, redness, bolshy

    Antonyms:
    uncoloured, uncolored, achromatic, neutral, bloodless

  4. loss, red ink, red(adj)

    the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue

    "the company operated at a loss last year"; "the company operated in the red last year"

    Synonyms:
    passing, exit, deprivation, release, red ink, going, bolshy, personnel casualty, expiration, loss, redness, departure, bolshie

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, uncoloured, neutral, uncolored, bloodless

  5. red, reddish, ruddy, blood-red, carmine, cerise, cherry, cherry-red, crimson, ruby, ruby-red, scarlet(adj)

    of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies

    Synonyms:
    ruby, sanguine, rubicund, flushed, cherry-red, scarlet, reddish, red-faced, violent, blood-red, reddened, florid, carmine, ruddy, crimson, cherry, cerise, ruby-red

    Antonyms:
    bloodless, neutral, uncoloured, uncolored, achromatic

  6. crimson, red, violent(adj)

    characterized by violence or bloodshed

    "writes of crimson deeds and barbaric days"- Andrea Parke; "fann'd by Conquest's crimson wing"- Thomas Gray; "convulsed with red rage"- Hudson Strode

    Synonyms:
    ruby, wild, fierce, cherry-red, scarlet, reddish, red-faced, tearing, violent, flushed, blood-red, reddened, trigger-happy, carmine, vehement, cerise, ruddy, crimson, cherry, ruby-red

    Antonyms:
    achromatic, uncolored, uncoloured, bloodless, neutral

  7. crimson, red, reddened, red-faced, flushed(adj)

    (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion

    "crimson with fury"; "turned red from exertion"; "with puffy reddened eyes"; "red-faced and violent"; "flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment"

    Synonyms:
    ruby, rosy, ablaze(p), blushing(a), cherry-red, scarlet, reddish, red-faced, violent, flushed, blood-red, reddened, inflamed, carmine, cerise, rose-cheeked, ruddy, crimson, cherry, blushful, ruby-red, rosy-cheeked

    Antonyms:
    bloodless, achromatic, neutral, uncolored, uncoloured

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. red(a)

    Synonyms:
    florid, blushing, flushed, ruby, ruddy, rubicund, blowzed, rubescent, auburn (reddish brown)

  2. red(n)

    Synonyms:
    carmine, crimson, scarlet, cerise, garnet, vermilion

    Associated words:
    rubefacient, rubefaction

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How to use red in a sentence?

  1. James Williamson:

    When diplomacy fails, you set a red line and then you act decisively when and if it is crossed. I have no doubt this president will do just that.

  2. Ruby Roman:

    Ruby Roman grapes look big and red -- like a ruby. It's been a painstaking process to achieve that red color.

  3. Gladys Fernandez:

    In Malaysia, the best is nasi lemak, rice cooked with coconut milk accompanied with red hot spicy sauce and fried anchovies with peanuts and cucumber and boiled eggs. It is usually for breakfast. A complete meal.

  4. President Tayyip Erdogan:

    Mazloum is a terrorist sought with a red notice. What does this mean? ... The United States needs to hand over this man to us because he is wanted with a red notice, i told my justice minister today. They will do necessary paperwork for request. They (the U.S.) need to give him to us.

  5. John Jenkins:

    Air strikes are a possibility, against military targets, particularly Houthi air assets, artillery and tanks, but that brings its own risks, at the moment preserving the integrity of the land border with Saudi Arabia and the key passages in the Red Sea seems to me the priority.


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