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[roo-beed] /ˈru bid/
having a color like that of a ruby; deep red.
Origin of rubied
First recorded in 1600-10; ruby + -ed3 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Below, the lovely planet-deflected images formed rainbow curves like rubied necklaces about her invisible neck.

    My Attainment of the Pole Frederick A. Cook
  • The bowls in which the rare wines were mixed were of pure crystal or the rubied glass of Alexandria.

    Darkness and Dawn Frederic W. Farrar
  • Only the tiny, darting, blind eyes were red, rubied in a whirl of white.

    The Jewels of Aptor Samuel R. Delany

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