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1. cherry-red

adjective. 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

  • ruddy
  • crimson
  • reddish
  • cherry
  • red
  • carmine
  • blood-red
  • scarlet
  • chromatic
  • cerise
  • ruby

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • uncolored
  • bloodless
  • achromatic color

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Rhymes with Cherry Red

  • hilton-head
  • widespread
  • purebred
  • interbred
  • thoroughbred
  • infrared
  • sffed
  • retread
  • overhead
  • overfed
  • misread
  • misled
  • instead
  • biomed
  • unwed
  • unted
  • unsaid
  • unread
  • spread
  • sayed
  • numed
  • imbed
  • embed
  • behead
  • tread
  • thread
  • szwed
  • swed
  • stead
  • sped

2. red-faced

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

Synonyms

  • coloured
  • flushed
  • red
  • reddened
  • colored
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • achromatic
  • bloodless
  • colorlessness
  • white

3. cherry

noun. ['ˈtʃɛri'] a red fruit with a single hard stone.

Synonyms

  • black cherry
  • capulin
  • cherry tree
  • Mexican black cherry
  • drupe
  • sour cherry
  • sweet cherry
  • edible fruit

Antonyms

  • ebon
  • ink-black
  • bluish-gray
  • sooty-black

Etymology

  • cheri (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cherise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ceresia (Latin)

4. cherry

noun. ['ˈtʃɛri'] any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood.

Synonyms

  • Prunus
  • cherry tree
  • flowering cherry
  • wild cherry
  • sour cherry
  • sour cherry tree
  • Prunus lyonii
  • Prunus cerasus
  • chokecherry tree
  • capulin
  • sweet cherry
  • wild cherry tree
  • Catalina cherry
  • chokecherry
  • Prunus virginiana
  • Prunus avium
  • fruit tree
  • genus Prunus
  • capulin tree

Antonyms

  • grayish-white
  • gray
  • slate-black
  • jet

Etymology

  • cheri (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cherise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ceresia (Latin)

5. red

adjective. ['ˈrɛd'] 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

  • ruddy
  • crimson
  • reddish
  • cherry
  • carmine
  • blood-red
  • scarlet
  • chromatic
  • cerise
  • ruby
  • cherry-red

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • pessimistic
  • loss
  • birth

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. red

adjective. ['ˈrɛd'] characterized by violence or bloodshed.

Synonyms

  • crimson
  • violent

Antonyms

  • ordinal
  • unimportant
  • colorlessness

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. red

noun. ['ˈrɛd'] red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood.

Synonyms

  • vermilion
  • purplish red
  • purplish-red
  • cardinal
  • cerise
  • spectral colour
  • cherry red
  • Turkey red
  • ruby
  • alizarine red
  • crimson
  • carmine
  • chromatic colour
  • chromatic color
  • orange red
  • dark red
  • cherry
  • scarlet
  • sanguine
  • spectral color
  • chrome red
  • redness

Antonyms

  • decompression
  • unclasp
  • pull
  • standard

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. red

adjective. ['ˈrɛd'] (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion.

Synonyms

  • coloured
  • flushed
  • reddened
  • colored
  • red-faced
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • advantage
  • refrain
  • undercharge
  • decompress

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. Red

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

Synonyms

  • Louisiana
  • Lone-Star State
  • Red River
  • OK
  • LA
  • Texas
  • TX
  • Sooner State
  • Oklahoma

10. red

noun. ['ˈrɛd'] emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries.

Synonyms

  • bolshie
  • bolshy
  • Marxist
  • radical

Antonyms

  • negativeness
  • negativity
  • decrease
  • increase

Etymology

  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • read (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with cherry-red


1. Noun Phrase
Heat the knife blade until it has reached a minimum temperature of 1,475 degrees Fahrenheit, or glows a bright cherry red.

2. Noun Phrase
For example, the red in the couch may be a wine red, while the paint in the can is a hot cherry red.

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