reddish

[ red-ish ]
/ ˈrɛd ɪʃ /

adjective

somewhat red; tending to red; tinged with red.

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Origin of reddish

First recorded in 1350–1400, reddish is from the Middle English word redische. See red1, -ish1

OTHER WORDS FROM reddish

red·dish·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for reddish

reddish
/ (ˈrɛdɪʃ) /

adjective

somewhat red

Derived forms of reddish

reddishly, adverbreddishness, noun
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