- a European, freshwater fish, Scardinius erythrophthalmus, of the carp family.
Origin of rudd
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Examples from the Web for rudd
That no one under the age of, say, 30 would have any clue what Rudd and Poehler were parodying.The Romantic Comedy Is Dead
July 7, 2014
On one side you have the always dependable Rudd—meaning the Kansas Jayhwaks are solid performers.
The NCAA Final Four has come down to a dream celebrity matchup—Judd vs. Rudd.
The ballot on Monday, of Rudd versus Gillard, is seen as a test of his popularity against her competence.
Rudd is polling ahead of both Gillard and the conservative opposition leader, Tony Abbott, as preferred prime minister.
Rudd compared the wickednesses of other people's children with the perfections of Eric.
Rudd did not like liquor; at least he did not think he would have liked it if he had ever tasted it.
Rudd was sure that Eric never would have misbehaved like that.
The boy's college life lasted Rudd a thousand and one evenings.
We'll have to excuse him, Rudd; it's his first pair of boots.
- a European freshwater cyprinid fish, Scardinius erythrophthalmus, having a compressed dark greenish body and reddish ventral and tail fins
C17: probably from dialect rud red colour, from Old English rudu redness
- Kevin (Michael). born 1957, Australian politician: leader of the Labor Party (2006–10 and from 2013); Prime Minister (2007–2010 and from 2013)
- Steele, pen name of Arthur Hoey Davis, 1868–1935, Australian author. His works include On Our Selection (1899), Our New Selection (1902), Back at Our Selection (1906) and Grandpa's Selection (1916) which featured the characters Dad and Dave
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