Synonyms

1. red-tailed_hawk

noun. dark brown American hawk species having a reddish-brown tail.

Synonyms

  • redtail
  • Buteo
  • hawk
  • genus Buteo

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Words that Rhyme with Red Herring

  • baring
  • bearing
  • behring
  • bering
  • bioengineering
  • blaring
  • boring
  • bowring
  • buehring
  • clearing
  • engineering
  • hearing
  • jarring
  • jeering
  • offering
  • racketeering
  • wiring
  • zeringue

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. herring

noun. ['ˈhɛrɪŋ'] valuable flesh of fatty fish from shallow waters of northern Atlantic or Pacific; usually salted or pickled.

Synonyms

  • Clupea harangus
  • sprat
  • whitebait
  • saltwater fish
  • smoked herring
  • pickled herring
  • brisling
  • kippered herring
  • kipper
  • bloater

Etymology

  • hering (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæring (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. herring

noun. ['ˈhɛrɪŋ'] commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific.

Synonyms

  • Atlantic herring
  • Pacific herring
  • genus Clupea
  • Clupea harangus
  • Clupea harengus pallasii
  • food fish
  • clupeid fish
  • Clupea
  • Clupea harengus harengus

Etymology

  • hering (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hæring (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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))
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