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Sepia vs. Red

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Sepianoun

A dark brown pigment made from the secretions of the cuttlefish.

Redadjective

Having red as its color.

‘The girl wore a red skirt.’;

Sepianoun

A dark, slightly reddish, brown colour.

Redadjective

(of hair) Having an orange-brown or orange-blond colour; ginger.

‘Her hair had red highlights.’;

Sepianoun

A sepia-coloured drawing or photograph.

Redadjective

Of the hearts or diamonds suits. Compare of the spades or clubs suits

‘I got two red queens, and he got one of the black queens.’;

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Sepianoun

The cuttlefish.

Redadjective

Supportive of, related to, or dominated by a political party or movement represented by the color red:

Sepiaadjective

(colour)  Of a dark reddish-brown colour.

Redadjective

the U.S. Republican party

‘a red state’; ‘a red Congress’;

Sepianoun

The common European cuttlefish.

Redadjective

Left-wing parties and movements, chiefly socialist or communist, including the U.K. Labour party and the Social Democratic Party of Germany.

‘the red-black grand coalition in Germany’;

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Sepianoun

A pigment prepared from the ink, or black secretion, of the sepia, or cuttlefish. Treated with caustic potash, it has a rich brown color; and this mixed with a red forms Roman sepia. Cf. India ink, under India.

Redadjective

Amerind; relating to Amerindians or First Nations

Sepiaadjective

Of a dark brown color, with a little red in its composition; also, made of, or done in, sepia.

Redadjective

(astronomy) Of the lower-frequency region of the (typically visible) part of the electromagnetic spectrum which is relevant in the specific observation.

Sepianoun

a shade of brown with a tinge of red

Redadjective

(particle physics) Having a color charge of red.

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Sepianoun

rich brown pigment prepared from the ink of cuttlefishes

Rednoun

Any of a range of colours having the longest wavelengths, 670 nm, of the visible spectrum; a primary additive colour for transmitted light: the colour obtained by subtracting green and blue from white light using magenta and yellow filters; the colour of blood, ripe strawberries, etc.

Sepianoun

type genus of the Sepiidae

Rednoun

(countable) A revolutionary socialist or (most commonly) a Communist; usually capitalized a Bolshevik, a supporter of the Bolsheviks in the Russian Civil War.

Rednoun

One of the 15 red balls used in snooker, distinguished from the colours.

Rednoun

Red wine.

Rednoun

A redshank.

Rednoun

An Amerind.

Rednoun

(slang) The drug secobarbital; a capsule of this drug.

Rednoun

(informal) A red light a traffic signal

Rednoun

red lemonade

Rednoun

(particle physics) One of the three color charges for quarks.

Rednoun

chili con carne (usually in the phrase "bowl of red")

Redverb

(archaic) rede

Red

imp. & p. p. of Read.

Redverb

To put on order; to make tidy; also, to free from entanglement or embarrassement; - generally with up; as, to red up a house.

Redadjective

Of the color of blood, or of a tint resembling that color; of the hue of that part of the rainbow, or of the solar spectrum, which is furthest from the violet part.

‘Your color, I warrant you, is as red as any rose.’;

Rednoun

The color of blood, or of that part of the spectrum farthest from violet, or a tint resembling these.

Rednoun

A red pigment.

Rednoun

An abbreviation for Red Republican. See under Red, a.

Rednoun

The menses.

Rednoun

the quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood

Rednoun

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

Rednoun

emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries

Rednoun

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’;

Redadjective

having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies

Redadjective

characterized by violence or bloodshed;

‘writes of crimson deeds and barbaric days’; ‘fann'd by Conquest's crimson wing’; ‘convulsed with red rage’;

Redadjective

(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’;

Redadjective

red with or characterized by blood;

‘waving our red weapons o'er our heads’; ‘The Red Badge of Courage’; ‘the red rules of tooth and claw’;

Red

Red is the color at the long wavelength end of the visible spectrum of light, next to orange and opposite violet. It has a dominant wavelength of approximately 625–740 nanometres.

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