red stuff

  1. a compound of oil and sesquioxide of iron used for polishing brass, steel, silver, etc.; crocus or rouge.

Origin of red stuff

First recorded in 1840–50

Words Nearby red stuff Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use red stuff in a sentence

  • That dark red stuff whatever they call it—six bundles together and then another like an umbrella on the top.

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