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reddish

[red-ish] /ˈrɛd ɪʃ/
adjective
1.
somewhat red; tending to red; tinged with red.
Origin of reddish
1350-1400
First recorded in 1350-1400, reddish is from the Middle English word redische. See red1, -ish1
Related forms
reddishness, noun
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reddish

/ˈrɛdɪʃ/
adjective
1.
somewhat red
Derived Forms
reddishly, adverb
reddishness, noun
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Word Origin and History for reddish
adj.

late 14c., from red (adj.1) + -ish. Related: Reddishness.

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