Origin of cherry red
Examples from the Web for cherry red
Cherry-red polish glints on her nails, and a gold ring encircles her middle toe.
Carefully keeping his face blank, Daoud watched her walk out of the room, tall and straight in a cherry-red gown.The Saracen: The Holy War|Robert Shea
Dry again and a cherry-red color forms if turmeric is present.
Its powder is always of a well marked brown-red hue, passing into cherry-red, which distinguishes it from the black-oxide ore.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
If boric acid either free or combined is present, the turmeric paper will be turned to a cherry-red color.
The chief symptoms of this condition are rapid and deep respiration, stupor or restlessness, and cherry-red lips.Dietetics for Nurses|Fairfax T. Proudfit