blood red

See also: bloodred and blood-red

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English blodred, blodread, from Old English blōdrēad (bloodred), Proto-Germanic *blōþaraudaz, equivalent to blood +‎ red. Cognate with Saterland Frisian bloudrood (bloodred), West Frisian bloedread (bloodred), Dutch bloedrood (bloodred), Low German bloodrood (bloodred), German blutrot (bloodred), Swedish blodröd (bloodred), Icelandic blóðrauður (bloodred).

NounEdit

blood red (plural blood reds)

  1. A dark red colour.
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AdjectiveEdit

blood red (comparative more blood red, superlative most blood red)

  1. Of a deep vivid red colour.

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