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fire engine red (comparative more fire engine red, superlative most fire engine red)

  1. A bright red colour typically used on fire engines

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fire engine red (plural fire engine reds)

  1. A bright red colour typically used on fire engines
    • 2006, Ask Mi-ling!: When You Want the Truth About Decorating, by Mi-Ling Stone Poole, p.2
      The fireplace is currently painted fire engine red with a high gloss finish. We want to tone this down to a more natural look.
    fire engine red colour:  

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