redden

[ red-n ]
/ ˈrɛd n /

verb (used with object)

to make or cause to become red.

verb (used without object)

to become red.
to blush; flush.

Origin of redden

First recorded in 1605–15; red1 + -en1

Related forms

out·red·den, verb (used with object)
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redden

/ (ˈrɛdən) /

verb

to make or become red
(intr) to flush with embarrassment, anger, etc; blush
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