Origin of cinnabar
OTHER WORDS FROM cinnabarcin·na·bar·ine [sin-uh-buh-reen, -ber-in, -bahr-ahyn, -een], /ˈsɪn ə bəˌrin, -bər ɪn, -ˌbɑr aɪn, -in/, cin·na·bar·ic [sin-uh-bar-ik], /ˌsɪn əˈbær ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby cinnabar
How to use cinnabar in a sentence
If you breathe cinnabar powder in, or if it makes skin contact—perhaps, by wearing vermillion-dyed clothes—it will enter your bloodstream.
Those ancient people, then, may have encountered cinnabar in their life.
Cinnabar, when ground very fine, will make a beautiful red paint.
It forms part of a soft, red rock called cinnabar, composed of mercury and sulphur.
Them men as works in cinnabar sooner or later gets salviated.Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories|Bret Harte
Then we had the cinnabar mines—you may see them along the slope to northward, right over the west end of the town.Wandering Heath|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Cinnabar 278 was occupied on the 21st in the morning, and a heavy contribution raised.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson