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1. redness

noun. ['ˈrɛdnəs'] a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat.

Synonyms

  • encephalitis
  • vulvovaginitis
  • ulitis
  • endocervicitis
  • radiculitis
  • cholecystitis
  • salpingitis
  • colpocystitis
  • fibromyositis
  • neuritis
  • tympanitis
  • epididymitis
  • ureteritis
  • rubor
  • encephalomyelitis
  • aortitis
  • arteritis
  • jejunitis
  • peritonitis
  • iridokeratitis
  • phlebitis
  • cervicitis
  • cellulitis
  • prostatitis
  • adenitis
  • stomatitis
  • uveitis
  • epiglottitis
  • gastritis
  • tendinitis
  • dry socket
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • coryza
  • vesiculitis
  • iritis
  • shin splints
  • osteitis
  • parotitis
  • vasculitis
  • chorditis
  • parametritis
  • bursitis
  • rachitis
  • symptom
  • blepharitis
  • keratoconjunctivitis
  • tracheitis
  • endarteritis
  • balanoposthitis
  • pinkeye
  • valvulitis
  • lymphangitis
  • keratitis
  • fibrositis
  • ileitis
  • tendonitis
  • esophagitis
  • catarrh
  • laryngotracheobronchitis
  • laryngopharyngitis
  • myositis
  • orchitis
  • glossitis
  • mastoiditis
  • laminitis
  • diverticulitis
  • tonsillitis
  • lymphadenitis
  • proctitis
  • synovitis
  • vaginitis
  • uvulitis
  • keratoscleritis
  • vasovesiculitis
  • alveolitis
  • rhinitis
  • appendicitis
  • spondylitis
  • jejunoileitis
  • enteritis
  • balanitis
  • laryngitis
  • oesophagitis
  • colitis
  • episcleritis
  • inflammatory disease
  • carditis
  • retinitis
  • splenitis
  • ovaritis
  • metritis
  • myometritis
  • corditis
  • inflammation
  • cheilitis
  • phalangitis
  • tarsitis
  • posthitis
  • conjunctivitis
  • mastitis
  • sialadenitis
  • tracheobronchitis
  • endometritis
  • oophoritis
  • pneumonitis
  • iridocyclitis
  • peritoneal inflammation
  • epicondylitis
  • pancreatitis
  • sinusitis
  • cholangitis
  • colpitis
  • folliculitis
  • thyroiditis
  • hydrarthrosis
  • cephalitis
  • tenonitis
  • vulvitis
  • costochondritis
  • myelitis
  • otitis
  • funiculitis
  • founder
  • angiitis
  • scleritis
  • dacryocystitis
  • phrenitis

Antonyms

  • hypernatremia
  • hypokalemia
  • hyperkalemia
  • exciting

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • red (English)
  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Redness

  • abruptness
  • absoluteness
  • acuteness
  • adonis
  • aggressiveness
  • agribusiness
  • airworthiness
  • alertness
  • aloofness
  • alumnus
  • anise
  • anus
  • appropriateness
  • arbitrariness
  • assertiveness
  • astuteness
  • attentiveness
  • attractiveness
  • awareness
  • awfulness

Sentences with redness


1. Noun, singular or mass
Chemical peels can also cause skin redness that can last for several months 3.

2. Adverb
If you notice redness or inflammation, apply diaper ointment to soothe it.

Quotes about redness


1. She handed him a glass of water and two Aleve gelcaps. “They’re anti-inflammatories. They will dull the pain a little bit and keep down swelling and redness. Swallow the pills, don’t chew.”“Well, I thought I’d stick them into my nose and impersonate a walrus, but if you insist, I’ll swallow them.
- Ilona Andrews, On the Edge

2. redness

noun. ['ˈrɛdnəs'] 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
  • red
  • carmine
  • chromatic colour
  • chromatic color
  • orange red
  • dark red
  • cherry
  • scarlet
  • sanguine
  • spectral color
  • chrome red

Antonyms

  • hypocalcemia
  • hyponatremia
  • hyperglycemia
  • hypoglycemia

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • red (English)
  • hreddan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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