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Definitions of red:
  • noun:   the quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
  • noun:   a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
  • noun:   the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue
    Example: "The company operated in the red last year"
  • noun:   emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
  • adjective:   red with or characterized by blood
    Example: "Waving our red weapons o'er our heads- Shakespeare"
  • adjective:   having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
  • adjective:   characterized by violence or bloodshed
    Example: "Convulsed with red rage- Hudson Strode"
  • adjective:   (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion
    Example: "Turned red from exertion"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #6840)

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