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1. 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

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Words that Rhyme with Red Tape

  • videotape
  • scrape
  • reshape
  • escape
  • swape
  • snape
  • slape
  • scape
  • grape
  • drape
  • crepe
  • agape
  • shape
  • rape
  • pape
  • lape
  • knape
  • gape
  • cape

2. tape

noun. ['ˈteɪp'] a long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening.

Synonyms

  • adhesive tape
  • slip
  • strip
  • webbing

Antonyms

  • increase
  • lengthen
  • expand
  • uncut

Etymology

  • tæppe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. tape

noun. ['ˈteɪp'] a recording made on magnetic tape.

Synonyms

  • audiotape
  • videotape
  • tape recording
  • recording

Antonyms

  • strengthen
  • malfunction
  • undiluted
  • uncastrated

Etymology

  • tæppe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. tape

noun. ['ˈteɪp'] measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths.

Synonyms

  • tape measure
  • measuring instrument
  • measuring device
  • tapeline

Antonyms

  • increased
  • unabridged
  • unmown
  • untrimmed

Etymology

  • tæppe (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))

Example sentences of the word red-tape


1. Noun Phrase
It is vital that you successfully navigate the legal red tape involved, and its best to allow an attorney to take care of this for you, lest you risk making mistakes.

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