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red-faced

[ red-feyst ]
/ ˈrɛdˈfeɪst /
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adjective
having a red face.
blushing or flushed with embarrassment, anger, resentment, or the like.
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Origin of red-faced

First recorded in 1570–80

OTHER WORDS FROM red-faced

red-fac·ed·ly [red-fey-sid-lee, -feyst-lee], /ˈrɛdˈfeɪ sɪd li, -ˈfeɪst li/, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for red-faced

red-faced

adjective
flushed with embarrassment or anger
having a florid complexion

Derived forms of red-faced

red-facedly (ˌrɛdˈfeɪsɪdlɪ, -ˈfeɪstlɪ), adverb
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